Trees have been in existence on the Earth for 370 million years. Trees and forests provide a habitat for many species of animals and plants. They provide shade and shelter, timber for construction, fuel for cooking and heating, and fruit for food as well as having many other uses.
First mounted in 1975, National Tree Week is the UK’s largest tree celebration annually launching the start of the winter tree planting season. Celebrate Tree Week at Ness Gardens:
Children’s Tree Trail: All week 10am-4.30pm free with normal garden admission
Collecting Trees: Exhibition, all week 10am-4.30pm free admission.
Autumn Trees: Guided walks, Sat 29 Nov, Wed 3 Dec (1.30-3pm) Explore the delights of the Gardens many trees, get inspiration and advice for your own gardens! Free with normal garden admission.
Fantastic Plants of Ness: Lecture, Sunday 7 December 2.30-4pm free admission.
No need to book, just turn up on the day.
Saturday 29 November to Sunday 7 December, 10am to 4pm