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  • June 2023: Glasgow's fourth Wee Forest. mural painted by local school and community.

    June 2023: Glasgow's fourth Wee Forest. mural painted by local school and community.

  • June 2023: Glasgow's fourth Wee Forest is thriving in the sunshine.

    June 2023: Glasgow's fourth Wee Forest is thriving in the sunshine.

  • June 2023: Glasgow's fourth Wee Forest is thriving in the sunshine.

    June 2023: Glasgow's fourth Wee Forest is thriving in the sunshine.

  • May 2022: Community Event at Govan Road Wee Forest.

    May 2022: Community Event at Govan Road Wee Forest.

  • October 2021: Glasgow's fourth Tiny Forest is planted (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

    October 2021: Glasgow's fourth Tiny Forest is planted (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

  • October 2021: The ground area ready for planting (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

    October 2021: The ground area ready for planting (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

  • October 2021: Starting to plant the first saplings (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

    October 2021: Starting to plant the first saplings (Photo credit Earthwatch Europe)

Planted: 21 October 2021

Vicarfield Street

Location: Glasgow

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Glasgow's fourth Tiny Forest was planted on 21 October 2021 by local school children, residents and volunteers. It is located in Govan and was funded by Bloomberg, in collaboration with Glasgow City Council who provided the land. This Tiny Forest is one of four that have been specially planted in Glasgow ahead of COP26.

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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Volunteer Group, Local Residents, School Children
Planting
Date:
21 October 2021
Planted
Area:
149m2
Classroom
Area:
0m2
Featured
Pathways:
Yes
Species Planted in the Forest:Alder(Alnus glutinosa) | Apple, crab(Malus sylvestris) | Bilberry(Vaccinium myrtillus) | Birch, downy(Betula pubescens) | Birch, silver(Betula pendula) | Cherry, bird(Prunus padus) | Dog Rose(Rosa canina) | Hazel(Corylus avellana) | Heather(Calluna vulgaris) | Holly(Ilex aquifolium) | Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus) | Juniper(Juniperus communis) | Oak, english(Quercus robur) | Oak, sessile(Quercus petraea) | Pine, scots(Pinus sylvestris)

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Vicarfield Street
  • Govan
  • Glasgow
  • G51 2AS
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 55.859900,-4.303606
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