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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 Name: Morus alba Also Known As: Russian mulberry, White mulberry Hardiness Zones: 5-9 Mature Size: Typically grows to a height and width of 30-50 ft (9-15 m). As it matures, the crown becomes more spreading. It has shallow roots. Preferred Soil and Climate: Native to northern… Read more »

Red Mulberry (Morus rubra)

Latin Name: Morus rubra Also Known As: Red Mulberry Zone: 4-8 Height at Maturity: Typically reaches heights of 30-60 ft (9-18 m) (Missouri Botanical Garden). Preferred Soil and Climate: Indigenous to Eastern North America, the Red Mulberry thrives in various moist soils. Its seeds are dispersed widely by birds, allowing it to grow in nearly… Read more »