Monthly Archives: May 2014

How to plant a tree

A simple step by step as to how to give your tree the best start in life.  Ably demonstrated by Alasdair (available for tv/film and modelling contracts 😉

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Meet the Bloody Ploughman, the oldest tree in the world and a living fossil …

Meet the Bloody Ploughman, the oldest tree in the world and a living fossil … Sunday 25th and Monday 26th May we are opening our little display of ornamental and fruit trees that are for sale at Alton Albany Farm. … Continue reading

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Living sculpture – Trees at Alton Albany Farm – Sunday 11th May

This is a ‘Contorted hazel – it’s Latin name Corylus avellana contorta ‘Red Majestic’ A variety of contorted hazel, with tortuously twisted stems and branches and beautiful deep burgundy red foliage. We have two flanking our tree display today. Grow … Continue reading

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