Mulberry | Black Mulberry
Mulberry | Black Mulberry
Mulberry | Black Mulberry
Mulberry | Black Mulberry
Mulberry | Black Mulberry
Mulberry | Black Mulberry
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Mulberry | Black Mulberry

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$40.00
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A timeless classic! Black mulberries are a childhood favourite with a sweet juicy berry, a glossy dimpled deep purple and black. They are deciduous trees losing all their leaves in winter and regrowing in Spring. Hardy, robust and long-lived.

Please contact us if you have any questions about buying this fruit tree.

Tree Specifications

Scientific Name
Morus Nigra
Fruiting Months
September, October, November (calendar)
Purchase Height
2 - 4 feet
Maximum Height
8 metres – can be pruned to remain smaller
Pot Size (Standard)
5 litres
Pot Size (Dwarf)
4 litres
Self-Pollinating
Yes

Tree Options / Variations

We may stock our fruit trees in a variety of options. In general, the advanced and extra-advanced trees are taller and more mature than the standard trees and will likely start fruiting sooner. If you have any questions about which is the best option for you, please contact us to discuss.

Most dwarf fruit trees are pot-friendly and can comfortably be kept to a size that suits smaller spaces like courtyards, balconies and verandas and planted out into smaller spaces.

Top Tips for Planting

  • Plant in full sun
  • Prefers well-drained soil with plenty of organic matter

Top Tips for Growing

  • Regular watering whilst the plant is getting established and then watering when required depending on rainfall
  • Benefits from plenty of fertiliser

FAQs

Is it suitable for growing in pots?

Not suitable

How much water does it require?

Regular watering for the first 2+ years and then watering when required depending on rainfall.

When will it start fruiting?

12-24 months after planting.

Did You Know

Black mulberries are thought to be native to Persia and Mesopatamia and are now widespread across the world. They are bisexual and only require one plant to produce fruit.

Delivery Information

Please contact us if you would like to discuss delivery options. There is a minimum order requirement of $65 and delivery charges apply. Alternatively, order online and come and collect from us. See our Collection and Delivery Policy (Shipping Policy) for more information.


Fruit Trees make Great Gifts!

How about giving a Fruit Tree for someone's birthday or special occasion?

For something extra special, you can choose a tree that will bear fruit around that time.

Check out our Fruiting Calendar to find the perfect variety.

Not sure what to choose? Consider a gift card.