The forest contains valuable sylvan products, and there are great possibilities for the cultivation of rubber.
The Tiergarten, the beautiful west-end park with its thickets of dense undergrowth and winding lanes and lakes has lost somewhat of its sylvan character owing to building encroachments on the north side and the laying out of new rides and drives.
It is to them rather than to the sylvan scenes of the Ardennes that travellers and tourists flock.
The two branches of the Tyne join at Warden, a little above the town of Hexham, with its great abbey, and the united stream continues past Corbridge, where a Roman road crossed it, in a beautiful sylvan valley.
The province is rich in agricultural and sylvan products.