Black mulberries are just coming into their full glory now, at least in London. Time to go foraging!Read the blog
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 2020 Urban Tree Festival is now over but most events are available to view online.Read the blog