Trees and Shrubs 2020

Total list of TREES and SHRUBS
recorded on Brook Meadow in 2020
N = 59

TREES & SHRUBS SCIENTIFIC NAME LOCATION
Alder Alnus glutinosa 38 counted.
Alder Buckthorn Frangula alnus 30 planted Feb 2002 + 15 in May 2005
Apple Malus domestica Seagull Lane patch hedgerow
Ash Fraxinus excelsior rail embankment + Lumley Road + saplings
Aspen Populus tremula 3 on east side north meadow   + 1 planted – 22.12.05
Bay Laurus nobilis Lumley Road and West Bank
Beech Fagus sylvatica 09 July 2017 – in north-east corner by Crack Willow
Black Poplar Populus nigra   ‘Florence Biondi’? 3 planted Nov 18th 2004 One died.
Blackthorn Prunus spinosa Palmer’s Rd Copse + NE Corner
Bramble (Elm-leaved) Rubus ulmifolius General
Bramble (Himalayan Giant) Rubus armeniacus North path + SE corner
Buddleja Buddleja davidii Seagull Lane gate + Rose Cottage path
Cherry Laurel Prunus laurocerasus N = 3 Palmer’s Road Copse – behind recycling bins
Cherry Plum (‘Pissardii’) Prunus cerasifera Cultivar: ‘Pissardii’ causeway
Dog Rose Rosa canina North path + Seagull Lane patch
Dogwood Cornus sanguinea Plantations + Palmer’s Rd Copse
Elder Sambucus nigra Seagull Lane patch
Elm English Ulmus procera Lumley path
Elm Wych Ulmus glabra On east side of Lumley Stream
Escallonia Escallonia macrantha Lumley path
Field Maple Acer campestre Lumley Road + saplings planted by Seagull Lane
Firethorn (Pyracanthus) Pyracantha coccinea Gooseberry Cottage drive
Garden Privet Ligustrum ovalifolium On the pathdown to the river below the north bridge
Gorse Ulex europaeus N=3. Causeway + Lumley pool
Guelder-rose Viburnum opulus Several in north Palmer’s Road Copse
Hawthorn Crataegus monogyna Seagull Lane patch – 50 planted in North Meadow
Hazel Corylus avellana 15 planted at Seagull Lane gate 2009.
Hazel (Turkish) Corylus colurna N = 6 NE plantation
Holly Ilex aquifolium Lumley path + South Meadow planted 2009
Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum By Lumley gate
Ivy Hedera helix Palmer’s Road Copse
Ivy (ssp hibernica) Hedera helix ssp hibernica south bridge
Japanese Honeysuckle Lonicera japonica By Lumley gate
Japanese Spindle Euonymus japonicus West bank – north bridge
Leyland Cypress x Cupressocyparis leylandii 2 in East side plantation
Lombardy Poplar Populus nigra var. italica One in Palmer’s Road Copse
Mistletoe Viscum album Viscum album
Oak Holm Quercus ilex south gate + south bridge + north path
Oak Pendunculate Quercus robur Lumley Road. +Seagull Lane patch (3 in 2012)
Oak Red Quercus rubra 1 planted on Seagull Lane patch 4 Nov 2012
Raspberry Rubus idaeus in brambles by western plantation
Rowan (20 planted) Sorbus aucuparia 20 planted May 2005 + 10 planted 6 March 2011
Russian Vine Fallopia baldschuanica Seagull Lane gate – escaped from garden
Silver Birch Betula pendula Lower Meadow + east plantation
Stag’s horn sumach Rhus typhina One on east side north meadow
Sycamore Acer pseudoplatanus Palmer’s Road Copse + Lumley Road
Traveller’s Joy Clematis vitalba Palmer’s Road Copse – north path
Virginia Creeper Parthenocissus quinquefolia Seagull Lane patch hedgerow
Western Balsam Poplar Populus trichocarpa 5 in Palmer’s Road Copse – one felled 19-Apr-17
Wild Privet Ligustrum vulgare Lumley Road
Willow – Basford Salix alba ‘vitellina’ NE and W Plantations and Seagull Lane
Willow – Crack Salix fragilis var. russeliana River bank
Willow – Goat Salix caprea 6 females on the east side of north meadow
Willow – Grey Salix cinerea subsp. oleifolia 6 males, 3 on edge of Lumley area
Willow – Osier (planted 9) Salix viminalis 9 male planted on North Meadow
Willow – Weeping Salix x chrysocoma One planted in South Meadow
Willow – White Salix alba Palmer’s Road Car Park
Wilson’s Honeysuckle (Lonicera) Lonicera nitida On Gooseberry Cottage drive
Yew Taxus baccata Lumley copse. One on east side North Meadow

 

 

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