Tree species suitability in a future climate in South-west England

Key Category
U Unsuitable
M Marginal
S Suitable
VS Very suitable
Species Baseline 2050 low 2050 high 2080 high
Broadleaves Alder M S M U
Ash S S S M
Aspen S S S M
Beech VS S S U
Downy birch M M U U
Norway maple S S S S
Pedunculate oak S S S M
Poplar S S M U
Rauli M M M U
Roble S S M U
Sessile oak S S M M
Silver birch S S M M
Sweet chestnut M S S S
Sycamore S S M U
Wild cherry S S S M
Wych elm S M M U
Conifers Corsican pine VS VS VS S
Douglas-fir S S S M
European larch S S M U
Grand fir M M U U
Japanese larch S M M U
Lodgepole pine S S S U
Noble fir S S M U
Norway spruce VS S M U
Red cedar S M U U
Scots pine S S S U
Sitka spruce S M M U
Western Hemlock S M U U