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Information on the Mulberry Tree

Kids across the world have been singing about mulberry “bushes” for years now, thanks to the popular nursery rhyme, “Here We Go ‘Round the Mulberry Bush.” But in reality, mulberry bushes don’t really exist. Mulberry trees do, though, and there are all kinds of benefits that come along with planting them on your property. Cold… Read more »

Russian Mulberry (Morus alba)

This plant is restricted for shipment to Wisconsin. Latin: Morus alba Zones: 5-9 Other common names: Russian mulberry, white mulberry Mature Height: 35-80′ Soil / Climate: Native to northern China and is widely cultivated and naturalized elsewhere. Russian mulberry is a very hardy and drought tolerant tree. It can grow on most soils. Notes: Self pollinating.  Most… Read more »

Red Mulberry (Morus rubra)

Latin: Morus rubra Zones: 4-8 Other common names: Red Mulberry Mature Height: 10-25′ Soil / Climate: Native to Eastern North America, Red mulberry grows on a variety of moist soils. Seeds are carried great distances by birds so trees may be found on any soil that is not too dry. It grows best in open conditions but is… Read more »