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Wed Oct 24, 2012, 11:26 AM

Yew must be kidding!

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1043576/Yew-kidding-Lord-spends-5-000-trim-hedge--40ft-high.html




It takes two workers, a cherrypicker and two days of solid work, costing more than 5,000, to give the 300-year-old hedge on Lord Allen Apsley's Bathurst Estate in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, its annual trim.




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geardaddy Oct 2012 #1

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Wed Oct 24, 2012, 11:35 AM

1. Yew is also the wood they used for longbows

The Llangernyw Yew is recognized as older than the Fortingall Yew.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Llangernyw_Yew

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