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 2017 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.