Romans would crown their victors with bay wreaths. Young girls have been known to burn leaves to make lovers return to them. Prophets, diviners and the priests of Apollo considered it to have magical properties. Their cavalry wore overlapping metal scales, a technique copied in Arthur's mail tunic.
In Britannia by the time of Arthur little was left of them. They built castles and walls but their ruins were seen in places like Glastonbury Tor.Template:Fact