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Free wood for wildlife habitats.

LondonTreeSurgeons have free dead-wood ideal for wildlife habitats and garden features available over the next few weeks. North west London. contact us for details. Follow us on social media for the latest free wood, wood-chip and logs as it becomes available in your area. DM us and let us know what area you are […]

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Video – The wildlife benefits of coppicing

Video – The wildlife benefits of coppicing from LondonTreeSurgeons YouTube channel   Coppicing is a type of tree pruning. Coppicing is an English term for a traditional method of woodland management which takes advantage of the fact that many trees make new growth from the stump or roots if cut down. In a coppiced wood, […]

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Heracleum mantegazzianum, Giant Hogweed

Short description of Heracleum mantegazzianum, Giant Hogweed Aptly named ‘giant’, this umbellifer (member of the cow-parsley family) has flowering stems typically 2-3 m high bearing umbels of flowers up to 80 cm in diameter.  The basal leaves are often 1 m or more in size. Description of Heracleum mantegazzianum, Giant Hogweed status in GB Giant […]

Weather for the London gardener – London Tree Surgeons

Weather archive ‎29 ‎July ‎2015, ‏‎19:27:07

Weather archive ‎29 ‎July ‎2015, ‏‎19:27:07 London BBC Weather – Forecast for London, United Kingdom ‎29 ‎July ‎2015, ‏‎19:27:07 Wednesday: Light Cloud, Minimum Temperature: 11°C (52°F) ‎29 ‎July ‎2015, ‏‎19:27:07 Minimum Temperature: 11°C (52°F), Wind Direction: North Westerly, Wind Speed: 9mph, Visibility: Very Good, Pressure: 1011mb, Humidity: 52%, UV Risk: 6, Pollution: Low, Sunset: 20:54 […]