“King” of the fruiting mulberries producing 3 1⁄2″ to 5″ long maroon to black berries. Very sweet and flavorful with a raspberry like flavor. Multi-month long fruiting season starting heavy in early spring and continuing to fruit until mid spring. Mulberry trees in general are drought tolerant and forgiving of poor soils and tough urban conditions. Not recommended to plant over driveways and walk ways due to fruit drop. Potential mature height is 30-45 feet with a spread of 30-45 feet. Frost sensitive when very young.
Available in the Standard tree option
Bareroot, 1″ caliper
Harvest: Early to mid summer (May, June, July)
Requires less than 200 chill hours
Cold hardy to U.S.D.A. Zone 9
Scientific name: Morus