BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Find out more about page archiving.

16 October 2014
Gardener's Corner

BBC Homepage
BBC Northern Ireland
»

Gardeners' Corner
This week...
John Cushnie on...
Monthly Garden Tips

Gardening Events

The Allotment
Tweedie Garden
Seaside Garden
Kitchen Garden

Book Reviews
Offshoots
Flower Arranging
Terrific Trees

Live Chat
Weblinks
Screensaver
Meet the Team
Contact The Team

 

Contact Us

Winter 2009
 
Terrific Trees


Bring the beauty of native woodland to your garden with help from the Woodland Trust

Woodland Trust is the UK’s leading woodland conservation charity and we’re passionate about woodland. If you love woods, why not bring some of the beauty of natural woodland to life in your own garden by planting a native tree or shrub – you’ll not only enhance the beauty of your own home, but will create a much needed home for wildlife too.

Every garden has the potential to become a haven for wildlife. Planting native trees and shrubs, and limited use of pesticides and chemical fertilisers is a positive step towards encouraging wildlife into your garden. When planning your planting there’s a wealth of stunning native species to choose from, with something to suit every shape, size or style of garden.

Crab Apple
Wild Cherry
Blackthorn Blossom
Malus sylvestris
(Crab Apple)
Prunus avium
(Wild Cherry)
Prunus spinosa (Blackthorn)
Yew Berries
Hazel Leaves - Woodland Trust Picture Library
Arbutus unedo (Strawberry tree)
Ilex aquifolium (Holly)
Oak
Hawthorn
Crataegus monogyna
(Hawthorn)
Silver Birch
Sorbus
Rosa Canina
Betula pendula
(Silver Birch)
Sorbus aucuparia
(Mountain Ash or Rowan)
Rosa canina
(Dog Rose)
     

Useful links:
www.woodland-trust.org.uk
www.phenology.org.uk

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites

 
 

Feedback
Events
Links
Image of a wheelbarrow

Ideas or Suggestions?

Back to top

BBC
© MMIV



About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy