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Episode 68

Nae matter fit’s happenin aroon us – the season dinna hud back. It’s affa nearly time tae cast oor cloots faan the Mayfloor comes oot – bit dinna be oor quick. In this episode we bring a breath of spring air an dedicate the programme tae the bonnie trees an plants unfurlin their leaves an colours.

Rhona Alcorn fae the Scots Dictionaries tells us aboot some o her favourite Scots names for plants – Horticulturist David Mitchell leads us intae the landscape wi trees – and musician Hamish Napier taks us on a magical journey through the forest, an introduces us tae the tree characters and his special music for The Woods.