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Things to Do

Want to discover some hedge-related activities? Read on…

  • Try topiary! Creating large specimens takes six to ten years but it's relatively easy to shape a conifer into a cone or sphere, or you buy wire templates for plants to grow around from garden centres.

  • Design a maze - and send us the results here

  • Read the Brambly Hedge children's stories by Jill Barklem.

  • Next time you're on a country walk, see how many birds and creatures you see living in the hedgerows.

  • Join the Campaign to Protect Rural England or the Royal Horticultural Society