By the time August rolls around at a nursery, it is very evident the trees that hold up well through summer. The foliage of Legend Linden, Tilia americana 'DTR 123', is still deep green and glossy.
Included on Iowa State's Community Trees List, the American Lindens' "neat, pyramidal growth habit makes this tree perfect for boulevard plantings."
Legend Linden is cold hardy to zone 3 and matures 40 x 30'. It has yellow fall color.