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Carpinus betulus cvs.

The Beale Arboretum

Andrew Beale

The Beale Arboretum

West Lodge Park, Cockfosters Road

Hadley Wood



020 8216 3904
The Beale Arboretum is a 35 acre site surrounding the country house hotel, with over 800 species and 2 NCs of Carpinus betulus cvs. & Taxodium spp. & cvs.
Best time to view
Spring (late Apr-late May), & Autumn (mid Oct-early Nov)
Opening Times
Open 2-5pm daily. Guided tours for groups with Andrew Beale by appt - free midweek, £2.50 weekends - book via website. Individual guided tours available on selected dates - see website.
£2.50. Plant Heritage members free.
M25 Jnct 24, follow A111 to Cockfosters. At 3rd mini roundabout turn left into Ferny hill and left into Hotel.
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Honorary Treasurer Vacancy

We have a vacancy for an Honorary Treasurer. Applications are invited, with a deadline of 5th September 2018. See 'About Us'.

Alcea - one of our Missing Genera

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Johnsons Seeds raising money for Plant Conservation

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