Morus alba 'Italian'
Variety description: Delicious, large black fruit are borne in abundance on this variety of mulberry. One of the first fruits to ripen, usually beginning in mid-June and continuing into July.
Site requirements: Full sun location. Like other fruit trees, mulberries will do well in fertile, well drained soil. Soil pH of 6.5 is ideal.
Hardiness: USDA zones 6-9.
Size at maturity: With training when young and semi-annual pruning, mulberries can be maintained at 15-20'.
Plant size: Grafted tree, 3' tall with strong central leader.
When we ship: Available for FALL 2016 shipping. Order and reserve early! These sell out.
Shipping restrictions: None.
Organically grown by Cricket Hill Garden, in compliance with CT NOFA Farmer's Pledge.