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.

London Tree and Woodland awards

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Down but not out

In mid-August the 300 year-old mulberry tree at Hole 7 on Wanstead Golf Course split in two

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Managing your mulberry

A short introduction to managing mature mulberries.

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