Arts & Leisure

Ask a Master Gardener: Beneath the mistletoe

Sneaking a kiss beneath a sprig of mistletoe hung in a doorway is a popular holiday tradition, one that is believed to have started in the 18th century in Great Britain.  photo / Paul Zoetemeijer/Unsplash 

The mention of mistletoe evokes images of a seasonal kissing ball adorned with its leaves and berries or of someone sneaking a kiss beneath a sprig of mistletoe hanging in a doorway.

We’re glad you’re interested in this valuable content! Please understand that in order for us to be able to fund reporters covering local news, we need your help! For full access to this story and all online content, please log in or subscribe to the Addison Independent.

More News
Arts & Leisure

Singer Sarah King is off to kick cancer

Just 72 hours after her newest album, “When It All Goes Down,” was released — Sarah King r … (read more)

Arts & Leisure

Jay Craven: My new film digs into Vermont’s origin story

I’ll play my new film, “Lost Nation,” this Saturday at Middlebury Town Hall Theater, as a … (read more)

Arts & Leisure

Classic silent film ‘The Cameraman’ to screen in Brandon Saturday with live music

Buster Keaton stars in “The Cameraman” (1928), a classic silent comedy to be screened with … (read more)

Share this story: