Hedgerow Species #2 - Hawthorn

Hawthorn trees can typically live up to 250 years, however, one of the oldest specimens found in Nolfolk named “The Hethel Old Thorn”, is reputed to be over 700 years old. Click here to find out more about this hedgerow species... Read more

Hedgerow Species #1 - Dog’s Mercury

Dog’s Mercury (Mercurialis perennis) is commonly found in the shaded understory of hedges and on hedge banks. Click here to find out more about this hedgerow species... Read more

The Year of the Hedgerow - Celebrating Somerset’s Hedges

Hedgerows are an iconic part of Somerset’s landscapes, whether standing on Exmoor, the Blackdown Hills, or on the lower reaches of the vales. Read more