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The Meaning of Trees

Professor Fiona Stafford of Oxford University explores the symbolism, importance, topicality and surprises about different trees, as well as our ambiguous relationship with them.

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Series 2 Rowan

5/5 Rowan is a magical tree, equally feared and loved, taking over our cities and parks.

Fri 23 May 2014 22:45 BBC Radio 3

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