Mar 30, 2021 • 1HR 10M

Ep 6. Hedges and Daffodils

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The Wildlife Garden Podcast
A monthly podcast on how to garden for wildlife right at home with top-tips, plant ideas and even a book club!
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This episode we discuss the importance of hedges for wildlife and the beautiful native daffodil, Narcissus pseudonarcissus.

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Websites for Wildlife Gardeners


Daubenton's bat | The Wildlife Trusts

Noctule Bat


PhD on the decline of common toads in the UK | The Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust (

Common toad | The Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust (

Investigate the mystery of the missing toad | The Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Trust (

How to become a Toad Patroller (

Find your nearest toad crossing (

Gardeners urged to help beetles / RHS Gardening

Hedge history

The History of the Countryside by Oliver Rackham | 9781474614023 | Paperback | Postscript Books by Mail - new and discounted books (

Devon hedges

A history of hedges - The RSPB

Hedge biodiversity

Value Of Hedges for Wildlife | Conservation - The RSPB









c0852 Hedgerows for Hairstreaks (

Hazel (or Common) dormouse - People's Trust for Endangered Species (

Managing hedgerows for nocturnal wildlife: Do bats and their insect prey benefit from targeted agri‐environment schemes? - Froidevaux - 2019 - Journal of Applied Ecology - Wiley Online Library

Threats to our hedgerows - People's Trust for Endangered Species (

Hedge law

Countryside hedgerows: protection and management - GOV.UK (

Hedge Law | The Law and Garden Hedges - The RSPB

Wildlife & Countryside Act 1981 schedules - The RSPB

Wild daffodil

Ecophysiology of seed dormancy and the control of germination in early spring-flowering Galanthus nivalis and Narcissus pseudonarcissus (Amaryllidaceae) | Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society | Oxford Academic (

Bulbs: propagation / RHS Gardening

Wild Daffodil (Narcissus pseudonarcissus ssp pseudonarcissus) (

Narcissus pseudonarcissus (13) | wild daffodil/RHS Gardening

Narcissus pseudonarcissus L. | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science

Wild daffodil | The Wildlife Trusts

Narcissus pseudonarcissus subsp. pseudonarcissus | Online Atlas of the British and Irish Flora (

Narcissus obvallaris (13) | Tenby daffodil/RHS Gardening

Next book club

ISBN: 9781472958327

The Wildlife Pond Book: Create Your Own Pond Paradise for Wildlife from Summerfield Books

The Wildlife Pond Book: Create Your Own Pond Paradise for Wildlife | NHBS Field Guides & Natural History

The Wildlife Pond Book | juleshoward