About Westonbirt, The National Arboretum

Westonbirt Arboretum is one of the most beautiful and important plant collections in the world. With 15,000 specimens, and 2,500 species of tree from all over the world, the arboretum plays a vital part in research and conservation, as well as being a stunningly beautiful place to visit and explore rare, interesting and beautiful plants from the furthest corners of the globe.

We currently have a great partnership with STIHL who support our tree team by supplying tools and equipment. Take a look at STIHL’s encyclopaedia of trees, which contains detailed information and photographs on the tree species most commonly grown in Middle and Southern Europe here.

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