Trees, Shrubs & Climbers



Many of the trees we encounter, even in some woodlands, have been planted so the source and even the species can be hugely varied.

Leicestershire and Rutland Resources

See our Recording Trees, Wildflowers & Grasses page for useful guidance on what to record.

Useful Websites and Publications


Woodland Trust - Tree ID - a step by step illustrated guide.


Collins Tree Guide - a comprehensive guide though includes European species too.

If you know of other websites or books that you would recommend, do let us know:

Recording Schemes

As with all records, any submissions you make to NatureSpot will be automatically forwarded to both local and national recording schemes.

Visit our County Recorders page to find out who is the CR in VC55 (Leicestershire and Rutland).