Small mulberry tree. The common name of this dwarf weeping tree white mulberry comes from the color of its ripe fruits. Mulberry tree is classified as a deciduous tree because it sheds its leaves and folige in the fall season dry season or at the end of its the growing season. And the american mulberry red mulberry m. These fruits similar to blackberries turn white when fully ripened.
White mulberry scientific name is morus alba l black mulberry m. The black mulberry is considered the best because it is sweeter and. Mulberry trees are one of my very favorite fruit trees providing a huge amount of berries for very little work. Red mulberry hardier than black mulberries red mulberries.
Growing mulberry fruit trees black mulberry the most flavorful berries come from the black mulberry morus nigra. There are three primary types of mulberry trees. The most common reason for planting a white mulberry is as a small specimen tree. The trees were widely grown in the 18th and 19th centuries to host silkworms to supply the lucrative silk trade.
Mulberry trees are native to asia the middle east and the eastern half of north america.