Abbots Wood

Regeneration following Great Storm of October 1987

Abbots Wood regenerated after Great Storm of 1987

Several native species, including oak, have been planted to increase the variety of trees present.

  • Grid reference: TQ 565 080
  • Original conifer species: Corsican pine and Douglas fir
  • Current trees: Similar amounts of birch and hornbeam (mostly from coppice shoots).
  • Groundflora: Bramble, honeysuckle, bluebell and woodsage plus other grasses and herbs.