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Lakeland Tropical Mulberry

$32.95

A mulberry selected in Florida that’s been found to perform particularly well in a humid zone 9 climate, but also shows promise in other mulberry growing climates. So far here in Oregon it performs similarly to Illinois Everbearing, being very productive and producing very tasty dark fruits.

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Lakeland Tropical Mulberry

A mulberry selected in Florida that’s been found to perform particularly well in a humid zone 9 climate, but also shows promise in other mulberry growing climates. So far here in Oregon it performs similarly to Illinois Everbearing, being very productive and producing very tasty dark fruits.

Exotic, sweet, and delicious, Mulberries are very popular in Central Asia and the Middle East. Now you can grow and enjoy this juicy and nutritious fruit! Mulberry fruit resembles a Blackberry and is delicious eaten fresh. It can also be dried for tasty winter snacks. Mulberries are pest and disease resistant and form an attractive, small tree with dark green, tropical foliage. Along the ancient Silk Road in Central Asia, Mulberries are widely grown for their foliage, which is used to feed silkworms.

Latin NameMorus alba
Site and Soil: Lakeland Tropical Mulberry likes 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile.
Hardiness: Hardy to minus 15° F.
Bearing Age: 2 – 3 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 15-20ft. in height (occasionally up to 25+ ft)
Bloom Time: Spring
Ripening Time: July to September
Yield: 15-25 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Mulberries are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 5-10

Weight 4 lbs
size

1 Gallon

Shipping Season

Spring

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