Capability Brown Celebrating 300 years of Capability Brown with the National Trust — National Trust Press Office 2016 marks the 300th anniversary of the birth of one of the UK’s most celebrated landscape gardeners, Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown. A revered designer, entrepreneur and salesman, his nickname came from his fondness for describing country estates as having […]
Guelder Rose – Viburnum opulus added to Trees & Shrubs Viburnum opulus (common name guelder-rose) is a species of flowering plant in the family Adoxaceae (formerly Caprifoliaceae) native to Europe, northern Africa and central Asia The common name ‘guelder rose’ relates to the Dutch province of Gelderland, where a popular cultivar, the snowball tree, supposedly […]
Video – 10 tips for gardeners in February from the Eden Project. Gardening tips for the month of February from Catherine Cutler, a horticulturist at the Eden Project in Cornwall, UK.
London tree surgeons – Acacia and cherry reduction and crown lift. Project – Job profile – York Way, Kings Cross, London N1
Telling tree stories. National Trust Press Office. A new campaign launched today is calling on people to share their stories of why trees and woods matter to them. The stories will be collected together in a Charter for Trees, Woods and People and published in November 2017, 800 years after the original Charter of the Forests was signed […]