Once the festivities are over put the mistletoe berries in a plastic bag and keep in a cool place until February or March.
In Somerset and Herefordshire mistletoe grows on the apple trees from which cedar is produced.
So far it's been okay, I kiss Greg under the mistletoe when I get a chance.
The correct procedure is that a man should pick a berry each time he kisses a girl under the mistletoe , and the kissing should stop when the last berry is gone.
Kissing under the mistletoe is a remnant of the old fertility rites.
Unlike Spanish moss, mistletoe is a parasite that takes its food from the host tree.
The Druids would cut the mistletoe that grew on the oak tree and give it as a blessing.
Decorative plants such as holly, mistletoe and poinsettia are toxic to pets.
Kissing under the mistletoe is a relatively recent custom, popularized in Victorian England.
He eyed the mistletoe above her head and before she knew what was happening, Justin was kissing her passionately.