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  • Updated 26 October 2000
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Delicate yellow-blossomed trees

Trees with heart-shaped leaves and sweet-scented yellow blossom, commonly referred to as 'lime-trees' (but note that 'lime-trees' in this context are unrelated to the fruit trees of the same name). In Legolas' song of Nimrodel, he compares her to a linden-leaf, and there were Ents in Fangorn Forest of linden-kind.

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