The leaves of Caucasian linden are heart-shaped with a glossy dark green upside, and a green but not glossy underside. The leaf veins are easily visible. The leaf is large and up to 10 cm (3.9 in) long. The leaf margin is sharp serrated.
The flowers are yellow and form cymes. The hanging cymes become up to 7 cm (2.8 in) long. The flowers smell strongly.
The fruits are gray-brown spherical nutlets.
The branches are brownish - smooth. The buds are red-brown, pointed ovate and protruding
single tree or planting in groups, parks