"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!"

A common character is the "Green Man." Sometimes he appears as a man covered in leaves, sometimes as a face in the roots of a tree. [next]

lime leaves

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