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Sole survivor of plantation could live to 500
Title : Sole survivor of plantation could live to 500 Sole survivor of plantation could live to 500
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Source : Islander, 5 May 2005, p. 6
Date of creation : 2005
Format : Newspaper
Contributor : State Library catalogue
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Description :

The Mulberry Tree at Reeves Point, Kangaroo Island is thought to be the last remaining tree of the earliest plantation of European plants in South Australia. It was planted in 1836 or '37.

This newspaper article details the history of the Mulberry Tree.

Coverage year : 2005
Region : Kangaroo Island
Further reading :
The mulberry tree', National Trust news, no.200 (Winter 1998), p.7
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