Oak, ash and birch trees, and shrubs such as crab-apple, spindle and guelder rose
, were planted on two of the estate's tenanted farms to create a number of shelter belts and spinneys.
Crataegus It is also one of the shrubs that the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds recommend we plant to help birds through winter, along with hawthorn, holly, honeysuckle and guelder rose
Crataegus It is also one of the shrubs that the Royal Society for the Protection of t Birds recommend we plant to help birds through winter, along with hawthorn, holly, honeysuckle and guelder rose
With its glowing, jewel-like droplets, Viburnum opulus, the guelder rose
, is truly tempting.
As I didn't have any 'normal' painkillers in the house, she agreed to try my Guelder Rose
So plant some specimens which the birds will leave alone, such as Skimmia, Aucuba and the guelder rose
(Viburnum opulus), which tend to be their least favourites.
Here is what Guy Barter, RHS chief horticulturist recommends: 1 GUELDER ROSE
(Viburnum opulus) TRY this tall native quick-growing deciduous shrub with lobed leaves, reminiscent of an acer, with good autumn colour and masses of translucent red berries following white summer flowers.
Our native guelder rose
, Viburnum opulus springs to mind.
The volunteers, from youngsters to pensioners, assisted by countryside wardens from the newly-designated Local Nature Reserve have been hard at work planting an area near the old Guisborough branch railway line with Guelder rose
- also know as viburnum, this flower is perfect for creating the country garden look.
Shrub reveals so much about currant affairs 6 Viburnum opulus, our native guelder rose
, is a shrub for all seasons.
So plant specimens which the birds will leave alone, such as skimmia, aucuba and guelder rose
(viburnum opulus), which tend to be their least favourites.
Good ones to use include alstromeria, guelder rose
, stock, ranunculus, anemones and roses - with Esperanza, Dolce Vita and Cezanne all perfect varieties for this.
Suitable trees might include silver birch, rowan and cherry, and shrubs might include guelder rose
and wild privet.
For a present that will outlive the festivities, why not give your friends or family a Guelder Rose
tree, one of this country's native gems.