|Common name||Chelsea Sentinel lime|
|Status||GB Champion 2013|
|Height||19M January 2016|
|Girth||127cm December 2015|
|Reference||ST 17723 76888|
This tree is towards the north of Old Mans Wood east, approximately 90M east of the Summerhouse Cafe.
General tree description
Tilia tomentosa 'Chelsea Sentinel' is a cultivar of the Silver lime, Tilia tomentosa, a large tree up to 30 metres tall, with a broad pyramidal shape and roundish, heart-shaped leaves. These are sharply toothed, dark green above and silvery white-tomentose beneath. The flowers are a dull white, produced in clusters in late summer. 'Chelsea Sentinel' has a distinctly columnar shape, weeping branches and long-stalked leaves.