Holm oak (Quercus ilex) – British trees – Woodland Trust

https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/visiting-woods/trees-woods-and-wildlife/british-trees/common-non-native-trees/holm-oak/   Hi everybody. I’ve put my website onto my phone so it won’t always look fancy! I discovered a really poignant thing yesterday from my neighbour, Michael.  As he told me, “A little fragment of history linking our little corner of the world to events 100 years ago.” A former resident of our oldContinue reading “Holm oak (Quercus ilex) – British trees – Woodland Trust”

Here’s to a successful planting season, kicking off November 1!

We are cominug up to the bare-root planting season!   Impatient to get planting? I have a few acorns from my oak tree in the garden and some from being out on walks; most excitingly, a few have sprouted. Fortunately we will not be relying on my personal garden nursery for our stock but itContinue reading “Here’s to a successful planting season, kicking off November 1!”

Check out our tree poems, tree songs, tree raps…

Earth Rise – Verse 1 Earth Rises like a blue balloon. As Apollo orbited the moon. Seen from space, Earth is a surprise. Humankind starts to  realise Our “Goldilocks”  location’s quite ideal, We round the sun just like a wheel No nice neighbours, the only home around. There’s no other ideal planet to be found.Continue reading “Check out our tree poems, tree songs, tree raps…”