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Planted: 17 December 2022

Mentmore Recreation Ground

Location: Dunstable

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

This Tiny Forest was planted by community volunteers and in partnership with Dunstable Town Council who own the land. It was funded by the Forestry Commission through the local authority treescape fund, gained through support from Central Bedfordshire Council.

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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Volunteer Group, Earthwatch, Landscape contractors
Planting
Date:
17 December 2022
Planted
Area:
205m2
Classroom
Area:
18m2
Featured
Pathways:
Species Planted in the Forest:Birch, downy(Betula pubescens) | Birch, silver(Betula pendula) | Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa) | Box, common(Buxus sempervirens) | Buckthorn, purging(Rhamnus cathartica) | Dog Rose(Rosa canina) | Elm, wych(Ulmus glabra) | Guelder, rose(Viburnum opulus) | Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna) | Hazel(Corylus avellana) | Holly(Ilex aquifolium) | Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus) | Lime, small-leaved(Tilia cordata) | Oak, english(Quercus robur) | Oak, sessile(Quercus petraea) | Rowan(Sorbus aucuparia) | Wild service tree(Sorbus torminalis)

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Mentmore Cres
  • Dunstable
  • LU6 3NN
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 51.871505, -0.512358
  • To report anti-social behaviour please call the police on 101 and please report any damage to Dunstable Town Council: 01582 513000.

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