Tree species suitability in a future climate in Yorkshire and Humber region

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