Henry’s Lime

Tilia henryana

Location: Labelled Trees Aviary Path AP03

Broadleaf tree with leaves that have bristle-like teeth. Creamy-white flowers in summer. Named after Irish botanist Augustine Henry who discovered it in China in 1888. It was later introduced to the West by the plant collector and explorer Ernest ‘Chinese’ Wilson.

Natural range: China

First introduced: 1901

Park tree information & images

  • GPS location: lat 51.42541901 / long -0.22985725
  • Label type: QR code
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