Honeysuckle

David Tipling/2020VISION

Page's Pasture

A single field showing comparison in flora between original grassland and that treated with ferlilizer in the past. Varied hedgerow trees and plants.

Location

Tedstone Wafre
Tedstone Wafre

OS Map Reference

SO 677 585
A static map of Page's Pasture

Know before you go

Size
3 hectares

Grazing animals

Sheep are often grazed on the reserve after the hay is cut

Walking trails

Access is straightforward but please keep to the edge of the field while the hay is growing, and keep dogs on a lead or under close control.

Access

There is no wheelchair access at this reserve.

Dogs

On a lead

When to visit

Opening times

Open at all times

Best time to visit

All year round

About the reserve

The reserve consists of a single field showing a comparison between diverse original flora, found along the eastern edge of field, and species poor flora where artificial fertilizers have been applied in the past. The tightly trimmed hedge boundaries hold at least 8 different tree species including field maple, guelder rose and holly as well as climbing plants such as honeysuckle, ivy and field rose. They also provide habitat for small mammals and nesting birds.

Contact us

Herefordshire Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 01432 356872