Red Mulberry

$16.95

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Red Mulberry

(18 customer reviews)

$16.95

Red Mulberry (Morus rubra) stands tall with its broad leaves and sweet, dark fruits. This tree is not just a source of delicious berries but also a haven for wildlife, offering both nourishment and shelter. Its adaptability to various soils makes it a versatile choice for landscapes.

1-2′ Bareroot Seedling

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-8
Soil pH: 5.5-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained, loamy
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 35-50′ tall, 30-40′ wide
Plant Spacing: 20-30′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: From Seed

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Requires cross-pollination
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees, flies)
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: Greenish-white

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 1-1.5″
Fruit Flavor: Sweet
Fruit Color and Appearance Dark purple, cylindrical
Harvest Time: June-July
Yield & Storage: High, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 10-12

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow-orange
Lifespan: 50-75 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Eastern United States
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Red Mulberry

$16.95

In stock