This month we're looking at The Holly, a tree that so many of us know and love from all our Christmas and/or Yule celebrations. But what else can we learn about Holly?
It's time for another installment of The Magic of Trees and this time we're looking at the Oak, a mighty species that is so prolific in Britain that it has become an emblem for much of our country's heritage!
The Hawthorn can be found almost anywhere within the British Countryside and really comes into its own during May. Clusters of white flowers adorn the hedgerows, but what else do we know about this tree?
April 15th - May 12th is the month of The Willow in the Celtic Tree Calendar. Find out more about its history and folklore, as well as how it contributed to one of our most common medicines today!
I have long felt a deep affinity with nature in general and trees in particular, but what excites me the most are the histories, legends and folklore connected to each individual tree.