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Planted: 02 March 2023

Granton Crescent Park

Location: Edinburgh

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

This Wee Forest was planted on the 2nd of March, 2023 by community volunteers and Granton Crescent Primary School children, during a planting day event led by Earthwatch Europe and Edinburgh and Lothian Green Space Trust. It was funded by The Banister Charitable Trust, in collaboration with City of Edinburgh Council who provided the land. There is an outdoor classroom area that can be used by both schools and local residents.

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Planting Information

Volunteer Group, Local Residents, School Children, Earthwatch
02 March 2023
Species Planted in the Forest:Alder(Alnus glutinosa) | Bilberry(Vaccinium myrtillus) | Birch, downy(Betula pubescens) | Birch, silver(Betula pendula) | Broom(Cytisus scoparius) | Cherry, bird(Prunus padus) | Elm, wych(Ulmus glabra) | Gorse(Ulex europaeus) | Guelder, rose(Viburnum opulus) | Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna) | Hazel(Corylus avellana) | Heather(Calluna vulgaris) | Holly(Ilex aquifolium) | Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus) | Oak, english(Quercus robur) | Oak, sessile(Quercus petraea) | Pine, scots(Pinus sylvestris) | Willow, grey(Salix cinerea subsp. Oleifolia)

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Granton Crescent Park
  • Edinburgh
  • EH5 1BJ
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 55.97935832, -3.22382907
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