A Handbook of Scotland’s Trees


A Handbook of Scotland’s Trees Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: Saraband in association with Reforesting Scotland Pages: 256 Illustrations and other contents: 150 line illustrations ISBN: 9781908643827 Categories: , ,

2014 revised edition, with information on invasive tree diseases and how to help stop the spread.

A concise yet comprehensive handbook, compiled with the expertise of Reforesting Scotland’s editors, which covers trees commonly found in Scotland. From seed provenance and propagation to the history and lore of each species, this single source contains all the information you need to select the right trees for your site and grow them successfully. Traditional and modern uses of the wood are also included, as well as a glossary of silvilculture terms and recommendations for further reading.
Paperback 224 pages with black and white illustrations

Weight0.4 kg
"Whether you want to re-establish a woodland or simply plant a tree in your garden, this book inspires. It is a delight." - Roddy Fairley, Scottish Natural Heritage. "A little gem... beautifully published... good value" - Smallwoods Magazine.

Author Biography

Fiona Martynoga is a writer, editor and long-standing member of Reforesting Scotland. She edited the companion title 'A Handbook of Scotland's Wild Harvests'.