• January 2021: The Tiny Forest at Foxwell Drive is planted (Photo credit Kerstin Timm, Foxwell Drive)

  • January 2021: Planted saplings (Photo credit Kerstin Timm, Foxwell Drive)

  • January 2021: Outdoor classroom area (Photo credit Kerstin Timm, Foxwell Drive)

  • January 2021: Benches being installed (Photo credit Oxford City Council)

Planted: 28 January 2021

Foxwell Drive

Location: Oxford

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Foxwell Drive's Tiny Forest was planted on 28 January 2021 by local contractors (in line with Covid restrictions). It is a curved shape that follows the road and is adjacent to the A40. This Tiny Forest was funded by the OVO Foundation, in collaboration with Oxford City Council. There is an outdoor classroom area that can be used by both schools and local residents.

Funded By:

Land Owner:


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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Volunteer Group, Landscape contractors
Planting
Date:
28 January 2021
Planted
Area:
201m2
Classroom
Area:
16m2
Featured
Pathways:
No
Species Planted in the Forest: Alder(Alnus glutinosa)  |  Apple, crab(Malus sylvestris)  |  Birch, silver(Betula pendula)  |  Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa)  |  Cherry, bird(Prunus padus)  |  Cherry, wild(Prunus avium)  |  Common privet(Ligustrum vulgare)  |  Dogwood(Cornus sanguinea)  |  Elder(Sambucus nigra)  |  Elm, wych(Ulmus glabra)  |  Guelder, rose(Viburnum opulus)  |  Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna)  |  Hazel(Corylus avellana)  |  Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus)  |  Lime, large-leaved(Tilia platyphyllos)  |  Lime, small-leaved(Tilia cordata)  |  Maple, field(Acer campestre)  |  Oak, english(Quercus robur)  |  Rowan(Sorbus aucuparia)  |  Spindle(Euonymus europaea)  |  Wild service tree(Sorbus torminalis)
{ lat: 51.76919, lng: -1.21562 }& { lat: 51.76922, lng: -1.21555 }& { lat: 51.76911, lng: -1.21544 }& { lat: 51.76897, lng: -1.21543 }& { lat: 51.76898, lng: -1.21555 }& { lat: 51.76906, lng: -1.21555 }& { lat: 51.7691, lng: -1.2155 }& { lat: 51.76912, lng: -1.21557 }& { lat: 51.76919, lng: -1.21562 },

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Foxwell Drive
  • Headington
  • Oxford
  • OX3 9QF
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 51.769139, -1.215472
  • Oxford City Council: 01865 252240


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