Bluebells In Dockey Wood

Bluebells growing in Ashridge forest (unknown)Situated in the Ashridge Estate, Dockey Woods comes alive in April with a sensational display of bluebells.

Owned by the National Trust, Ashridge is situated in the Chiltern Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, about 2 miles (3.2 km) north of Berkhamsted and 20 miles (32 km) north west of London.

The estate comprises 5,000 acres (20 km2) of woodlands (known as Ashridge Forest), commons and chalk downland which supports a rich variety of wildlife. It also offers a good choice of waymarked walks through outstanding country.

Other notable locations to find Bluebells in the UK are
Calke Abbey, Derbyshire
Garston Woods, nr Salisbury, Dorset
Heartwood Forest, Sandridge, Hertfordshire
Burroughs Wood, Ratby, Leicestershire
The Lodge, Sandy, Bedfordshire
Hardcastle Crags, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Coed Cefn, Chrickhowell, Powys, Wales
Glen Finglas (Brig o’Turk) Trossachs National Park, Scotland
Carnmoney Hill, Newtonabbey, Country Antrim

 

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