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Morus alba ‘Pendula’

White mulberry

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  • Morus alba ‘Pendula’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • Morus alba ‘Pendula’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • Morus alba ‘Pendula’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018

Features

  • Blooms & FruitsMarch & July
  • Height2m to 3m
  • Spread8m
  • Growth HabitUpright weeping
  • Flower ColourGreen
  • Leaf ColourLight green

Description

Morus alba ‘Pendula’ (White mulberry). Glossy, lobed, dark green leaves which become yellow in the autumn are borne. In summer, edible, oval, pink, red or purple fruits appear.

Characteristics

Woody perennial, Deciduous, Tree

Origin

China

Interest and use

Shade, ornamental

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  • Morus alba ‘Pendula’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
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  • Morus alba ‘Pendula’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018

Needs

  • LightFull sun, Part shade or Shade
  • HardinessHalf hardy (min 0°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Medium, Low salinity
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist or Dry

Cultivation

They will grow in a wide range of conditions, but do best in fertile, well-drained soil with a sunny, sheltered position.

Propagation

You can propagate from cuttings.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Prone to canker, coral spot and mildew.

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