Book ID: 97206
Beith, Mary, Max Coleman, Brian Coppins, Ian Edwards, Stephan Helfer, Peter Toaig and Roy Watling
Wych Elm. 2009. col. photogr. 148 p. gr8vo. Paper bd.
Wych Elm is a celebration of a quintessentially British tree. Itdescribes the ecological and cultural history of a tree speciesravaged by Dutch elm disease but still thriving in one of its lastEuropean strongholds in the Highlands and west coast of Scotland.The cycle of life, death and rebirth runs through the book and the wychelm emerges as a phoenix tree.