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.

The Wanstead Golf Course Mulberry

By Hole 7 on Wanstead Golf Course stands a veteran mulberry. Did Humphry Repton plant it?

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More mulberries - at Loseley Park

Loseley Park has connections with mulberries going back to Elizabethan times

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Managing your mulberry

A short introduction to managing mature mulberries.

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