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National Trust Podcast

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22 MIN2016 OCT. 20
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Beginning the series on his home turf, Alan takes a walk around Stourhead in Wiltshire, one of England’s greatest landscape gardens. Its fabulous tree collection make autumn a favourite time of year for visitors, volunteers and staff alike. We find out what the walled garden tell us about life in the 18th century, and how dormice are thriving on the Stourhead Estate.We'd love to know what you thought of this series to help us make more of them in the future. Please let us know in our survey:https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/gardens-surveyPLANTS AND TREES IN ORDER OF REFERENCELavender – Lavandula angustifoliaAgapanthus africanusVariegated Tulip Tree – (Liriodendron tulipifera aureomarginata)Poplar trees / Trembling Poplar – European Aspen)Birch – BetulaCherries – Prunus TaihakuRed Maple – Acer rubrumWillow – Salix alba ‘Britzensis’Japanese Maple – Acer palmatumHandkerchief tree – Davidia involucrata seedlings – for tree nurseryKatsura trees – CercidiphyllumGuelder Rose – Viburnum opulusRowan – Sorbus aucuparia, commonly known as the Rowan or Mountain-ashWhitebeam – Sorbus aria