3 Aug 2005, 1:11 a.m. - John Wilhelm

...and anyone who has eaten them can attest that they stain fingers, lips, and mouth a deep purple. http://www.botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/m/mulcom62.html

3 Aug 2005, 8:49 a.m. - Pedro

And the origin of the rhyme "The Mulberry Bush" from Wakefield Prison??.. http://www.wakefield.gov.uk/CultureAndLeisure/HistoricWakefield/Highlights/Buildings/WakefieldPrison/default.htm

3 Aug 2005, 10:40 p.m. - Pedro

Everything you ever wanted to know in your entire life about mulberries.. http://www.botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/m/mulcom62.html

3 Aug 2005, 10:42 p.m. - Pedro

Sorry John, did not notice you had posted the link above.

1 Aug 2015, 11:54 a.m. - Bill

To preserve Mulberries dry. The mulberries must not be too ripe, but rather a reddish green, and tart: having prepared the same quantity of blown sugar as of fruit, put in the mulberries and let them boil; the sugar should be first clarified with the juice of mulberries instead of water: when they have boiled take the pan from the fire, scum it, and set it in a stove till next day; then take them out, drain them from the syrup, and put them up in boxes for use. ---The Ladies Assistant. 1787.

28 Dec 2020, 5:40 a.m. - San Diego Sarah

Mulberry trees in London, recipes, etc.: https://www.moruslondinium.org/?fbclid=IwAR00_fuk2ZStjc5P9HmP2Jb43ECBuji1JY2enjs7IuMrJZfF_ZEHlIr1UTA

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