Trees in the first Garden City
Did you know?
By Linda Dunn
The oldest trees in Letchworth Garden City are in Willian Way,extending towards Willian Village.They are oaks and are almost certainly more than 200 years old.
A rare Hertfordshire black poplar tree can be found along Wymondley Road.
From 1980 to 1984 more than 70,000 trees and hedgerow plants were planted on estate land.
There are 62 different species of trees and hedgerow plants on the Corporation’s estate