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MENZIES, Archibald (1754-1842) Botanist

Among many new plant species found by him were the Brazil Pine (Monkey Puzzle Tree) in 1795  and the Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) in 1791. David Douglas, another Scottish botanist, sent seeds to Great Britain in 1827.

The Tuley Tree Shelter

Invented by Graham Tuley of Inverness-shire. A tube used to shelter immature trees during their first years of growth.

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