Noir de Spain Black Mulberry Tree
One of the finest flavored and most sought after of mulberries, Noir de Spain Black Mulberry is one of the most flavor packed berries we’ve ever tasted. Anyone who is familiar with black mulberries knows how explosive their flavor is, but the Noir de Spain is in a unique league of its own with its incredible balance of sugar, acid, and magic! Stains sidewalks and patios like crazy, if that sort of thing bothers you.
Latin Name: Morus nigra
Site and Soil: Mulberries like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Black Mulberry is self-fertile.
Hardiness: Black Mulberry is hardy to minus -5° F.
Bearing Age: 2 – 3 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 15-25 ft. in height
Bloom Time: Spring
Ripening Time: August-September
Yield: 15-25 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Mulberries are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 7
Sunset Western Zone: 2-7
Sunset Northeast Zone: 31, 32, 34-4