Trees in Devon

In this section, some of the rare, unusual or most notable tree species found in Devon will be documented. Information will be built up over a period of time to become a valuable resource for Tree Recorders, Spotters and anyone interested in beautiful trees.

  • Wollemi Pine

    One of the most exciting additions to the tree component of our Devon gardens in recent years is the Wollemi Pine, Wollemia nobilis.
  • Monkey Puzzle

    On its introduction to this country, the Monkey Puzzle immediately became popular as a specimen tree in parks and gardens of all sizes in Devon, sometimes in most unsuitable places, such as villa front gardens.
  • Pagoda Tree

    This tree is sadly under represented in Devon. It is found as a specimen tree in a few domestic gardens, surprisingly in a small front garden where it overhangs the road.
  • True Cedars

    True cedars are well represented in both large and small Devon gardens and parks, ranging from the impressive Cedar of Lebanon