A guide to identifying Britain’s trees, to the rich folklore & traditions connected with them.
From Hawthorn to Holly, from Beech to Blackthorn, each of Britain’s native trees are illustrated. Text weaves together fascinating natural history, folklore, traditions, remedies connected with trees. Particularly famous & significant trees around the country are included, dating back thousands of years. Trees have a special place in British hearts, this book is a superb celebration of that love. A great reference for nature lovers.