Kilmun Forest Garden – A Review
The document is courtesy of the staff at Glenbranter Forest Office and in particular Ian Adams who retained these files for many years. Please see attched PDF
This review written up by Forest Research staff W (Bill) L Mason, P Cairns and D (Dave) R Tracy is a very readable account of the history of the Kilmun Gardens or Arboretum from 1930, some of the main tree species, the establishment methods and also some of the main personalities involved in its inception and management. The tables at the rear give a summary of the many species growth achievements as well as the origin of their seed.
Names mentioned in addition to those of the authors are Andrew Mair, Elma Wilson, Chris Tracy and Alan Fletcher.
Picture added on 25 November 2018 at 08:18