Auteur/autrice : Tim the Gardener

  • Split Wood

    Wood is split and then piled up. After a couple of years of seasoning, it is dry enough to burn.

  • Coppiced hazel bank

    Winter is the best time for tree work. Hazel trees should be cut down to ground level. New shoots will grow up from the base, re-invigorating the root system and old wood. A hazel tree coppiced regularly in this way can live for thousands of years. We first cut the above bank about seventeen years […]