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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.


Commonly known as Mulberry

  • Deciduous - light-green to dark-green, ovate to rounded leaves often heart-shaped at the base.
  • Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - female flower cluster develops into a single, spherical to oblong raspberry-like fruit.
  • Tree - trees and shrubs, fast-growing when young.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - make attractive specimen trees. Fruit is edible.
  • Pests & Diseases - canker, coral spot, bacterial blight, powdery mildew.
  • Place of origin - Africa, Asia, North and South America
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading -

Buy Varieties of MORUS

MORUS alba

MORUS alba  >

Commonly known as: Silkworm mulberry, White mulberry.
sweet, whitish fruits changing to reddish pink
£20.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

MORUS nigra

MORUS nigra  >

Commonly known as: Black mulberry, Common mulberry.
rounded tree with fruits which turn red and then dark purple in late summer when ripe
£22.00 each
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.

MORUS rotundifolia 'Mojo Berry'

MORUS rotundifolia 'Mojo Berry'  >

Commonly known as: Mulberry.
(syn. 'Charlotte Russe'). Chelsea Plant of the Year 2017. Self-fertile fruiting mulberry with compact habit
£30.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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