with Jonathan Briggs who is the national expert on mistletoe (Viscum album) and lives near Stroud. He was the author of the report “Kissing Goodbye to the Mistletoe?” (1995). Visit his website at http://www.mistletoe.org.uk which has been online since 2000. The Mistletoe Pages section of the site provides background on mistletoe traditions, biology, conservation, growing your own, managing, harvesting, medicinal use and art nouveau imagery. Expect a widely ranging talk about this iconic parasitic plant, its insect parasites (and their parasites), its distribution, conservation and economics.
The Biology, Ecology and History (and future) of Mistletoe.