Month: February 2019

  • Trimming the beech hedge at Crabtree Fields

    Friends have this winter trimmed the large beech hedge in Crabtree Fields. We reduced the height of the hedge by about 30 cm and gave the sides a light trim to encourage thickness. Volunteers used hand tools and the work was done over a couple of weeks in February. It will need a further trim […]

  • Snowdrops, daffodils and a new hawthorn tree in Crabtree Fields

    Spring is on its way in Fitzrovia’s open spaces. The Friends planted a number of different woodland-floor flowers last year and the first of those are blooming now. Snowdrops have been out for a couple of weeks and daffodils are starting to bloom. Expect to see more surprises popping up later this spring. Camden Council […]