Crainn na hÉireann
Exploring the trees of Ireland.
A new series which explores the trees of Ireland. What impact do trees have on our environment and what are our connections with the trees around us.
Manchán Magan visits Powerscourt, Co Wicklow which is a home to some of the most exotic trees in the world amongst them the tallest tree in Ireland the Douglas Fir. He meets with Michael Byrne the chief gardener who shows him around. We see the Sequoia from the US, the Lebanese Cedar and a garden designed by the Wingfield family in 1908.
Produced by Abú Media.