Mulberry tree

Mulberry tree growing tree of the genus Murus, Mulberry tree is perennial deciduous plant and also used as ornamental plants, can grow in temperate or mediterranean climate.

Flower color is white, small flowers grow in groups that connected to each other in cone shape, most of the trees in the mulberry genus are separate to female and male flowers that grow on separate trees,

Fruit mulberry assembled from small cells (fruit) that make cone shape 1-10 cm, the mulberries color: white, red, pink, purple dark to light, black

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How to grow: 

Requirements for growing Mulberry:
Add irrigation in the fruit season, two trees male and female

What is the best way to start growing Mulberry:
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Mulberry?
No but it insure the fruits

Difficulties/Problems with growing Mulberry:
The fruit make a lot of dirt, attract a lot of insect 

When is the best time to plant a Mulberry tree:
End of the winter early spring

Pests and diseases in Mulberry:
Silk worm

When is the best time to prune a Mulberry tree?
End of autumn start of the winter

How to prune a Mulberry:
Recommend to keep the tree short, easy to manage the big amount of fruits

What is the size of a Mulberry tree?
3-20 m

Growth speed in Mulberry:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Mulberry Irrigation Water Management:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Mulberry:
Full Sun

It is possible to grow Mulberry indoor?

Growing Mulberry is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Planting Season: 
How much water the plant needs: 
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Ornamental parts: 
Edible Parts: 

When does Mulberry bloom?

General information about the flower:
Small white flower that connected to each other in cone shape

Thinning / Deadheading of Mulberry Blossom:
Just the first year should thinning

Pollination is done by:
Bees, fly

Blooming Season : 
Flower color: 
Subspecies / Cultivar: 

Weeping mulberry - size of the fruits 1-4 cm, the color: white, red, pink, purple dark to light, black

White mulberry - size of the fruits 2-5 cm, the color: white, red, pink, purple dark to light, black

Red Mulberry - size of the fruits 2-4 cm, the color: red, light to dark purple dark

Morus nigra - size of the fruits 2-6 cm, the color: dark purple, black

Morus macroura - 7-10 cm, the color: red, purple dark to light, black


When does Mulberry yield:
In warm climate in the spring, in temperate climate summer

Pests or diseases in Mulberry fruit:
Birds, mediterranean fruit fly

What can be done with big quantities of Mulberry fruit?
Eaten raw, jam, juice, cakes

Work requirements on the Mulberry fruit:
Can be cover with net (not recommend), to make the pick-up easier should put sheet or big nylon 

How long does it take for a Mulberry to bear fruit?
2 years

Vegetative Reproduction: 

How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Mulberry?

The best time for vegetative reproduction in Mulberry:
End of the winter early spring

How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
3-4 weeks

What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Mulberry?
Half shade/ or light, moist, big mount of water, take before the branch grow leaves

Grow from seeds: 

Sowing of Mulberry:
Not recommend starting from seeds although it's easy

Saving Mulberry seeds until sowing:
Clean the seeds from fruit pulp, dry, cold area

Sowing season of Mulberry:

Mulberry plant spacing:

How Deep Do You Plant A Mulberry Seed?
1 cm

Mulberry seeding conditions:
Moist ground, full sun

Watering Mulberry Seeds:
Average amount of water

Mulberry germination time:
1-7 weeks

Condition of Mulberry sprout:
Moist, full sun, big amount of water

Do Mulberry seeds require burying?

When is the best time to bury Mulberry seeds:

Chilling Requirements
Little time of cold, don't have too much time, temperature can be something like 5C or colder