Unravelling the tale of London's mulberry tree heritage

Since Roman times mulberries have been planted in London for their delicious fruit and medicinal virtues. Today's trees help to tell this tale, including of London's medieval abbeys, monasteries, and King James I's attempt to start a silk industry to rival Italy and France.

On the trail of Spitalfields mulberries

Peter explore's Spitalfields mulberry and silk weaving heritage as part of London Tree Week.

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Managing your mulberry

A short introduction to managing mature mulberries.

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