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This month's Tree Quotation


"Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does".


(...or woman! Ed.)


George Bernard Shaw
Irish playwright, critic, polemicist and political activist

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Useful web links

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So many trees!

A whole page of tree related web links...

A new, beautiful short time-lapse film, shot in the French

countryside by Tanguy Louvigny.

Using three cameras, with three layered images

for every second of the sequence.

Tree page from UK Safari

- includes a good tree

identification bit



The Woodland Trust


Information about  British trees, with a tree guide

and free things too.

The identity of trees and shrubs

in the UK

Does what it says on the tin

Amazing tree facts from the

website of the The Weekend Gardener...

Featured link:

A tree identificaton page, published by a furniture craft company.


Thank you to Kevin, a U.S. science student, for the link.

Great Kevin, thank you.

Quotations about trees




The definition of a tree

from the pages

of Wikipedia


Global Trees



8,000 species of tree

currently threatened

with extinction.






Crowded House: how we came to be 7 billlion people?


This short film, on the Open Culture web pages explains in the form of a full glass, as a simple metaphor, how our population has grown in the last 1,000 years.


It stresses the continual importance of environmental management.


Read more here...

Find out about trees


The Tree Council
How to do it - community action, tree wardens

and grants


What tree is it?
 Identify your tree by leaf, by fruit and by name.


BBC Gardening page
Plant finder, disease indentifier and gardening blog


Worldland Trust page
A page on practical support from a group dedicated to saving rainforest trees. Section on planting too.
A US site, but one that offers advice about planting a variety of tree and shrub sizes.  Informative about burlap!