|Location||84 Elm Park Gardens, London,|
|OS grid reference||TQ 26753 78159|
|Site class||Notable: Reclining Mulberry, Well Looked After An|
Mulberry in the communal back garden. This is on the site of an 18th century silk farm and mulberry plantation and probably dates from that time (the plantation was sold off in 1724) There is a second younger, upright M nigra a few yards to the south and another in the garden of the mansion flats on the west side of Elm Park Gardens
Public transport: South Kensington tube
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