Adress
Abbaye de la Cambre's Gardens Ixelles
GPS coordinates :
50.8189 , 4.3752
Scientific inventory
Walk: the gardens of the Abbaye de la Cambre

Identity

Latin name :
Tilia x europaea
French name :
Tilleul commun
Dutch name :
Gewone linde
English name :
Common European linden
Family :
Tiliaceae
Height :
20 m
Targeted height :
Can reach 20 to 45 m
Diameter of the crown :
14 m
Trunk circumference :
212 cm
Expected circumference :
212 cm
Expected longevity :
Can live up to 500 years
Origin / Indigenous
Europe
Favorite soil :
All
Favorite climate
Temperate

Usefulness and services of the tree :

Enhances the landscape :
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Enhances the biodiversity :
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Provide oxygen :
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Purify the air :
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Filter the water :
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Prevents flooding :
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Stores carbon :
+
Softens the climate :
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Limits soil erosion :
Does good, heals :
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Features and characters of the individual

Photos: Priscille Cazin (Zerolutions/32shoot asbl)
Photos: Priscille Cazin (Zerolutions/32shoot asbl)