Planted: 26 March 2022

Five Trees

Location: Cambridge

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Cambridge's first public Tiny Forest Tiny Forest was planted on the 26th of March, 2022, by local council members and community residents. It is located in Five Trees community space and was funded by the Forestry Commission under the Local Authority Treescape Fund, in collaboration with Cambridge City Council who provided the land.

Funded By:

Land Owner:


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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Volunteer Group, Local Residents, Earthwatch
Planting
Date:
26 March 2022
Planted
Area:
201m2
Classroom
Area:
Featured
Pathways:
No
Species Planted in the Forest: Apple, crab(Malus sylvestris)  |  Birch, downy(Betula pubescens)  |  Birch, silver(Betula pendula)  |  Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa)  |  Cherry, wild(Prunus avium)  |  Dog Rose(Rosa canina)  |  Elder(Sambucus nigra)  |  Guelder, rose(Viburnum opulus)  |  Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna)  |  Hazel(Corylus avellana)  |  Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus)  |  Lime, small-leaved(Tilia cordata)  |  Maple, field(Acer campestre)  |  Oak, english(Quercus robur)
{ lat: 52.221545, lng:0.152687 }

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Five Trees
  • Cambridge
  • CB4 1UA
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 52.221545,0.152687
  • 01223 457000


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