Here is an ongoing list of useful links to the websites of organisations, individual web pages and reference documents.  The page is intended primarily as a working tool for members of Chipping Norton Green Gym. Suggestions for inclusions are welcome, with preference given to items more directly relevant to the actual work carried out by the group.

  • Date added (for more recent items) *September 2017      


Make your garden bee-friendly        About bumblebees          Bees learn fast 

Inns  (Invasive non-native species)

        Himalayan Balsam identification …. and two Green Gym photos of it


Poisonous plants (*) 

        Hemlock (1) identification      (2) removal and disposal %                                                                 % source, a Californian “Weed Workers’ handbook”.


During Green Gym sessions, we sometimes remove ivy from trees. But how necessary is it to do so? See what the Royal Horticultural Society says, here.


The Woodland Trust           

Pdf list of U.K. trees in English and Latin:       by common name      by botanical name

Movement of ash timber affected by Chalara die-back: regulations as at July 2017 (*)





Comments are closed.