Planted: 27 March 2022

Douglas Wee Forest

Location: Dundee

Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Douglas Wee Forest was planted by local community members and Douglas Medical Centre next door, as part of Dundee’s green health initiatives. There are also raised beds next to the forest for vegetable planting. Featuring outdoor classroom with 10m².

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Land Owner:


Upcoming Events

2nd Jul 2022
Tiny Forest Maintenance Session
Let's get weeding! The barley grass has to go, ASAP. Depending on how quickly it goes, we can follow up with a citizen science session.
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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Volunteer Group, Local Residents, School Children
Planting
Date:
27 March 2022
Planted
Area:
200m2
Classroom
Area:
10m2
Featured
Pathways:
No
Species Planted in the Forest: Aspen(Populus tremula)  |  Birch, downy(Betula pubescens)  |  Birch, silver(Betula pendula)  |  Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa)  |  Cherry, bird(Prunus padus)  |  Cherry, wild(Prunus avium)  |  Elder(Sambucus nigra)  |  Elm, wych(Ulmus glabra)  |  Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna)  |  Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus)  |  Maple, field(Acer campestre)  |  Oak, english(Quercus robur)  |  Rowan(Sorbus aucuparia)  |  Spindle(Euonymus europaea)  |  Willow, goat(Salix caprea)
{ lat: 56.479028, lng: -2.905574 }

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Balunie Avenue
  • Dundee
  • DD4 8QZ
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 56.479028, -2.905574
  • 01382 381190


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