Lime

lime tree

"The lime tree is equally at home in car parks and royal palaces."

"Kings used to plant lime avenues in their gardens. But you can find limes in towns too, where they will put up with our polluted air."

"You can tell a lime by its sticky sap. A word of warning - when aphids are feeding on lime leaves, watch out for the mess!"

Did you know? People all over the world tell tales about trees and forests. Think of Robin Hood and the Ents of Fanghorn in the Lord of the Rings... [more]

lime leaves

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