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 Bank of England Mulberries

Hidden in a courtyard in the Bank are four mulberry trees with symbolic meaning

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Summer Mulberry Heritage Walks

The programme of mulberry walks is online for booking

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Managing your mulberry

A short introduction to managing mature mulberries.

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