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Native British Trees

Learn about the trees native to the UK and the critical role trees play in securing the future of our planet.

A Tree-mendous Adventure

A Tree-mendous Adventure

A photo of Alder Buckthorn

Alder Buckthorn

Frangula alnus

A photo of Ash


Fraxinus excelsior

A photo of Aspen


Populus tremula

A photo of Bay Willow

Bay Willow

Salix pentandra

A photo of Bird Cherry

Bird Cherry

Prunus padus

A photo of Black Poplar

Black Poplar

Populus nigra

A photo of Blackthorn


Prunus spinosa

A photo of Box


Buxus sempervirens

A photo of Purging Buckthorn

Purging Buckthorn

Rhamnus cathartica

A photo of Common Alder

Common Alder

Alnus glutinosa

A photo of Common Beech

Common Beech

Fagus sylvatica

A photo of Common Dogwood

Common Dogwood

Cornus sanguinea

A photo of Common Elder

Common Elder

Sambucus nigra

A photo of Common Lime

Common Lime

Tilia × europaea

A photo of Common Silver Birch

Common Silver Birch

Betula pendula

A photo of Crab Apple

Crab Apple

Malus sylvestris

A photo of Downy Birch

Downy Birch

Betula pubescens

A photo of English Oak

English Oak

Quercus robur

A photo of English Yew

English Yew

Taxus baccata

A photo of Field Maple

Field Maple

Acer campestre

A photo of Goat Willow

Goat Willow

Salix caprea

A photo of Guelder Rose

Guelder Rose

Viburnum opulus

A photo of Hawthorn


Crataegus monogyna

A photo of Hazel


Corylus avellana

A photo of Holly


Ilex aquifolium

A photo of Holm Oak

Holm Oak

Quercus ilex

A photo of Hornbeam


Carpinus betulus

A photo of Juniper


Juniperus communis

A photo of Large-Leaved Lime

Large-Leaved Lime

Tilia platyphyllos

A photo of Midland Hawthorn

Midland Hawthorn

Crataegus laevigata

A photo of Rowan


Sorbus aucuparia

A photo of Scots Pine

Scots Pine

Pinus sylvestris

A photo of Sessile Oak

Sessile Oak

Quercus petraea

A photo of Small Leaved Lime

Small Leaved Lime

Tilia cordata

A photo of Rock Whitebeam

Rock Whitebeam

Aria rupicola

A photo of Spindle


Euonymus europaeus

A photo of Wayfaring Tree

Wayfaring Tree

Viburnum lantana

A photo of Whitebeam


Aria edulis

A photo of Wild Cherry

Wild Cherry

Prunus avium

A photo of Wild Service Tree

Wild Service Tree

Sorbus torminalis

A photo of Wych Elm

Wych Elm

Ulmus glabra