Battle Great Wood

Regeneration following Great Storm of October 1987

Battle Great Wood regenerated after Great Storm of 1987

Rhododendron is a significant part of the shrub layer at this site.

  • Grid reference: TQ 768 162
  • Original conifer species: Mixture of western hemlock, Corsican pine and Japanese cedar
  • Current trees: Birch with some oak and sweet chestnut coppice
  • Groundflora: Bramble most common, but woodsage, broad buckler fern and bracken also frequent.