Chinese mulberry grow and care – tree or shrub of the genus Maclura, also known as Che mulberry or Melonberry, Mandarin melon berry, Chinese mulberry tree is perennial deciduous plant and also used as ornamental plants sometimes with thorns, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10 and with the right care in hardiness zone 11a.

Leaves color green in oval shape.

lowers small and the color is white, flowers grow in groups that connected to each other in round shape, the trees are separate to female and male flowers that grow on separate trees.

Chinese mulberry tree edible fruits (Melonberry)

Fruit edible and actually a lot of little fruit that connected and create shape of ball with a lot of angle the size of the fruits 2-5 cm.

Seeds black small and edible, some of the cultivators are seedless and the tree is only a female and don’t need male.

Chinese mulberry for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Edible Parts
  • Edible Fruit
Culinary uses
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Dried fruit
  • Eaten raw
  • Fruit
  • Ice pop & Ice cream plants
  • Jams
  • Juice
Flower colors
  • White flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
Harvest Season
  • Autumn Harvest
  • Summer Harvest
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Deciduous
  • Perennial plant
  • Tree
Plant Uses
  • Bonsai
  • Edible plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
  • Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 5
  • Hardiness zone 6
  • Hardiness zone 7
  • Hardiness zone 8
  • Hardiness zone 9