Learn about the fascinating history, ecology and the folklore of our British woodlands and trees, drawing from Classic literature as well as Pagan and Druid traditions. Each booklet focuses on a different tree and a woodland theme from natural regeneration to traditional woodsmanship. If you collect all the booklets you will build up a body of lore to further understand our most precious and important wooded landscape.
Our profits help towards schemes for disadvantaged young people, protect trees and grow wildflowers.
Birch- Tree of New Beginnings
Through the Birch tree we will learn how our first woodlands formed, explore the benefits of natural re-generation and the folklore of our Celtic past.
Rowan - Tree of Wild Magic
into the stories and traditions of the beautiful Rowan tree.
Learn the definition and importance of our native tree species and the benefits they bring including lists of our native and endemic tree species here in the UK.
Alder- Tree of the Wetlands
In this booklet we will explore the importance of our wild and wet habitats and the importance of our connection to the land through the folklore of the Alder tree.
Willow- Tree of Poets
In this booklet we continue our exploration of wild areas through the blessings of Willow who invites us to explore our creative depths of soul. Learn more about the development of agriculture, woodsmanship and ecology.
Ash - Tree of Initiation
In this booklet we will explore the history of woodland management, the tree of life and the rights of passage and initiation for the gentle poet or determined warrior through the Ash tree.