Spong Wood Nature Reserve

Kent Wildlife Trust site. The woodland is regularly coppiced to maintain a rich diversity of plants and animals. The dominant tree species are sweet chestnut, hornbeam, hazel, ash, maple and willow. Lady orchid, greater butterfly orchid and herb-Paris can be found on the thinner soils on the top part of the slope. Ramsons, bluebell and broom are all found on the lower slopes.

Elmsted
TN25 5JT
 

Telephone: 01622 622012
Email: info@kentwildlife.org.uk
Website: www.kentwildlifetrust.org.uk
Access: Approximately ½ mile northeast of Elmsted Village. Limited car parking is available outside the village church.