Tree myths on display

Container-tree nursery Barcham Trees has produced an 18-month desk calendar, running from January 2009 to June 2010.

The latest version is entitled "The Spirit of the Trees" and features a range of the mythological associations of 18 different species of tree.

For example, March 2009 features the aspen, from which Celtic warriors made shields, while July depicts "love spoons" carved from sycamore.


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