Pakistan "white" Mulberry is a large, firm, berries with sweet raspberry-like flavor. White fruits are about 1 to 3 inches in length and ripen over a 6 week period. Does well in dry climates. They are soft wood trees and may establish first year new growth just a few feet from soil line the first season in locations with a late freeze.
Considerations for Pakistan "White" Mulberry
USDA Zones: 6,7,8,9,10
Pollination: Self-Fertile variety
Fruit Storage: Fair
Mature Size: 12-20 ft.
Recommended Spacing: 12-20 ft.
Uses: Fresh eating, dessert, jams, drying
Water Requirement: 8-15 gallons per week May through Sept.
Years to bear: 1-3 years
Shape when shipped: whip(no branching)
Size of tree
Our trees range in height from 4-8 ft. in our field and trimmed to 4 to 5 ft. when shipped. Our young two year trees are most often feathered (side limbs). The trees diameter (caliper) is often 1/2 to 3/4 inch; *As noted by University of California Scientists and other qualified professionals the most successful trees often have caliper from 1/2" to 5/8" and usually establish faster than smaller and larger planting stock. .
Basic idea for Pruning: Most fruit trees should be pruned in frost-free periods mid to late winter. (apricots best after bud break) Remove most vertical branches and shorten side branches. Fruiting wood is best on horizontal to 45 degree limbs. Learn more...
Shipping Note: Our fruit trees and berries are delivered to you bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through May depending on USDA zone. Trees are shipped with your invoice and helpful planting directions. There is no minimum quantity required but shipping rate for an individual tree is expensive since UPS/Fed Ex charge a dimensional weight and an additional handling fee to ship a tree. You'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.