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Bodnant Gardens, Conway

Photo by Brian Muelaner

Bodnant Gardens Layering sweet chestnut

Location: Conway LL28 5RE

Region: Wales

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Owner / Manager: National Trust

Access: Access subject to National Trust opening arrangements

Sweet Chestnut, Oak and Arbutus.

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  • David Jones says:
    Posted May 15, 2017 at 10:19 pm

    I was senior arborist at Bodnant in the late 80’s early 90’s, and had the privilege of working on most of the Magnificent trees including the sweet chestnut in the photograph.
    I had the task of section felling the Abies grandis in the Dell because unfortunately it was in decline and there were concerns that if it was left it would fail and damage the surrounding trees and shrubs, it was reportedly the tallest tree in England and Wales at the time 187feet.


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