Tree News. New tree diseases and pests threaten our native British tree species, our naturalised and garden exotics are also under threat. This citizen science project explains how easy it is to help our trees. #HelpOurTrees
During the winter months, osier willows become my favourite tree. While for most trees, leaf fall means a loss of colour and bark is grey, or brown, or just dark looking against the winter skies, osiers catch fire. The fine twigs on this willow are a brilliant, orangey colour, so when everything else is looking […] […]
Wildlife Gardening – Award winning wildlife garden – video added to our YouTube channel playlist. The garden is home to thousands of British flora and fauna and more than 2,600 species have been identified in the garden since it opened in 1995. Wildlife garden profile, Natural History Museum, South Kensington, London 1995 – 2016 Award […]
New tree identification video playlist on our YouTube channel. Tree ID: how to identify trees found in London and in the UK. Video Tree ID shorts, points out the main features and shows video of a specimen for native trees & shrubs, naturalised species and non-native / exotic trees. Also see our Tree ID longer […]
Gardening tips for September. The best monthly gardening tips from The Eden Project, National Trust, BBC and YouTube for London and UK gardeners.