Tree Coppicing Bexleyheath

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Tree Coppicing Bexleyheath
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Tree Coppicing Bexleyheath

tree coppicing bexleyheathLots of species of tree discovered in England can be coppiced. The process involves cutting the tree to a stump otherwise known as a stool. Multiple new shoots regrow from the stool. The cutting is done on cycle so to keep a constant supply you need to plan ahead and have sets of trees which you cut each year. The interval in between Tree coppicing Bexleyheath depends on the species of tree. Among the advantages of tree coppicing Bexleyheath is that you do not have to replant the trees whenever you cut.

Elite Tree care is a local tree surgeon in Bexleyheath, specialising in Tree coppicing.

Tree Coppicing Bexleyheath – Tree Types

Numerous sorts of deciduous tree can be coppiced: Alder, Ash, Beech, Birch (3-4 year cycle), Hazel (7 year cycle), Hornbeam, Oak (50 year cycle), Sycamore Sweet Chestnut (15-20 year cycle), Willow however Dessert Chestnut, Hazel (7 year cycle), and Hornbeam are the most typically coppiced tree types currently. The trees are cut during the winter prior to the sap has risen, and the branches are all cut low to the ground. Through repetitive tree coppicing Bexleyheath the trees life expectancy can be substantially increased.

Professional Tree Coppicing Bexleyheath

The new growth usually curves out a bit from the stool, it is workable and fairly straight, and can grow very quick. Since the wood from tree coppicing Bexleyheath is fairly little it likewise takes less time than large logs to season and you should quickly be able to use it over one summer season. Coppiced firewood can be burnt in a wood stove and is ideal for use in gasification / batch boilers – these boilers have extremely bigger fireboxes which can take long length logs. When required, you fill up the boiler and the firebox burns the fuel moving the heat to a heat storage or collector tank for use.

tree coppicing bexleyheath

Tree Coppicing Bexleyheath is an older woodland management technique and you have actually most likely seen coppiced areas of woodland on walks even if you were not aware of it. Not only is tree coppicing Bexleyheath an excellent way to produce sustainable firewood, it is also good for wildlife and biodiversity. In coppiced woodland you will tend to have some standard trees (like Oak, Ash, Beech) which are delegated to grow as normal intermingled with coppiced trees at various stages of coppicing. This develops a patchwork of conditions in the woodland, each suitable for different sets of plants and animals.

Elite Tree care is a local tree surgeon in Bexleyheath, specialising in Tree coppicing.

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