Trees for climate change

Fri, Nov 2, 2018

Climate Change Gardening

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Climate change is happening now in your back garden.

As a result long-lived trees that you plant now will have to deal with a different climate when they mature.
Hotter drier summers and wetter warmer winters are bringing new challenges which means it is important to think seriously about the type of tree that you plant to give it the best chance of survival.

Check out this RHS useful guide to choosing trees in a changing climate: https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?pid=712

The Woodland Trust has excellent advice for planting trees:  https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/plant-trees/advice/how/

 

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- who has written 863 posts on My Climate Change Garden.

I am not an experienced gardener - more of an enthusiastic amateur who learns by trial and error and is keen to "manage" the effects of the weather on my garden. Writing this blog is my passion and I hope that it will continue to grow, allowing global gardeners to communicate about the effects of climate change on our plants and the future of our gardens.

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