Lovely Linden Flower

Linden (Tilia cordata), also referred to as Basswood in America or Lime Tree in Europe, is a widely used herb native to North America and Europe. It is a small to large tree often planted as an ornamental with heart shaped leaves and whitish yellow fragrant flowers that appear in mid- late summer.

The use of Linden began in medieval Europe as a remedy for colds, scratchy throat, flu Continue reading