Line of Beauty [Broadleaf Magazine, Autumn 2019]
[from Broadleaf magazine, Autumn 2019]
Line of Beauty
by Kit Buchan
A well-laid hedgerow is the backbone of biodiversity, and the Trust plants plenty. Novice hedger Kit Buchan tries his hand at the art of hedging with expert hedgelayer Heather Swift at Smithills, and reveals how vital these ecosystems are for so much of our wildlife.