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Lindens

Lindens were trees in Arda. Some of the Ents looked like lindens.[1]

Lindens were apparently known for their fair and light leaves: both Lúthien[2] and Nimrodel[3] were said in song to move like linden-leaves.

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers, "Treebeard"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Knife in the Dark"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Lothlórien"