Natural variations

I received a number of pictures from a concerned dog walker this week. Alarmed by the appearance of the bark on this Silver Birch, she asked me if there was anything to be worried about. I reassured h... Read More

The myth of Ivy

Not a week goes by when I don’t deal with Ivy in trees.  It is one of the most commonly misunderstood interactions between one plant and another despite the fact that the interaction of Ivy with tr... Read More