"The Wedding Tree" of Sherwood Forest world famous for being the hideaway home of medieval folk hero Robin Hood. The Major Oak is said to be at least 1000 years and weighs a massive 23 tons. More than 900 of the trees in the park are over 600 years old, and the forest is rich in wildlife.
Goddess Wheel of the Year: Litha/Summer Solstice. Dana, young expectant Mother, is the sweetness of the ripening fruits. Dragon energy protects the warm earth. The Oak King surrenders to the Holly King & the nights begin to lengthen & the wheel turns.