Discover British Trees

Identify. Discover. Learn. Everything you need to know about Britain's trees.

From bark and berries to medicine and musical instruments.

Discover the identifying features of native and common non-native trees found across the country.

Crab Apple leaves and fruit
Common Oak sprouting leaves

Native trees

Our native trees arrived and grew here naturally after the last Ice Age and were not introduced by humans.

Explore native trees

Horse chestnuts on the autumn ground
Sycamore leaf

Non-native trees

Find out more about some common non-native trees that you might find in the UK.

Explore non-native trees