My Books

I express my deep passion for trees and interest in forestry through my books. These range from a major non-fiction work which updated John Evelyn’s 1664 Sylva, to fictional novels. My current project is a full-length novel and fictional biography of a Victorian plant hunter. Read more

Tree Photography

I’m a keen photographer specialising in images of trees and forests. I make a small selection available for purchase in various print formats in my Shop.


I’m a silvologist. Silvology is the biological science of studying forests, incorporating the understanding of natural forest ecosystems, and the effects and development of silvicultural practices. Read more