"The trees are huge and lush, light green."
Lush green in the Tiergarten - Credit: Susannah Worth
Decoration on a building in Berlin: Frühling (spring) - Credit: Susannah Worth
Trees growing up around an old water tower, now converted into flats, in the fashionable Prenzlauerberg district - Credit: Susannah Worth
When Anna Funder returns to Berlin in 2000, she realises she has never been there in springtime before and is delighted to be greeted with sunshine and foliage. In fact, around one third of the city is composed of forests, parks, gardens, rivers and lakes.