Fact: Widespread in Scotland, Northern England, Wales and East Anglia, but scarce elsewhere.
True or False:
The bird cherry has smooth, peeling, grey-brown bark that has an unpleasant, acrid scent. It smells so strong, it was placed on people’s doors to ward off the plague!
Our final tree on the trail to look out for is located on Park Edge by the Circle Flats and is next door to the Bowling Green entrance. Head round to finish off this tree stories trail.