Planted: 24 March 2022

St. Lucian Parrot, New College Leicester

Location: Leicester

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

This Severn Trent Tiny Forest has been created to give your community more access to green space and leave a lasting environmental legacy of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. This forest is one of 72 Tiny Forests to be planted as part of this project, each representing a Commonwealth country or nation. This Tiny Forest represents St. Lucia and is named after their national bird, the St. Lucian parrot.

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Land Owner:


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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Corporate Employees, Volunteer Group, School Children, Earthwatch, Landscape contractors
Planting
Date:
24 March 2022
Planted
Area:
206m2
Classroom
Area:
24m2
Featured
Pathways:
Yes
Species Planted in the Forest: Alder, grey(Alnus incana)  |  Birch, downy(Betula pubescens)  |  Birch, silver(Betula pendula)  |  Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa)  |  Buckthorn, purging(Rhamnus cathartica)  |  Cherry, wild(Prunus avium)  |  Dog Rose(Rosa canina)  |  Dogwood(Cornus sanguinea)  |  Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna)  |  Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus)  |  Lime, small-leaved(Tilia cordata)  |  Oak, sessile(Quercus petraea)  |  Rowan(Sorbus aucuparia)

Tiny Forest Location:

  • New College
  • Glenfield Road
  • Leicester
  • LE3 6DN
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 52.642539,-1.173677
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