Delicious, sweet pink-white mulberries drip from this natural semi-dwarf mulberry! A superior mulberry all-around for it’s sweet, non-staining lavender-pink fruit and it’s manageable and convenient naturally semi-dwarf growth habit. Attains about 15 FT tall and wide for easy harvesting and management. Berries are better and sweeter than other white mulberries, that are often bland in flavor. Honeydrops produces medium-sized, non-staining, sweet fruit that is edible when white, yet ripens to a lovely lavender-pink. When they ripen fully they are extra-sweet and nutty. Harvest when berries turn translucent and begin to drop.
Medium-yielding tree. Perfect children’s fruit tree: easy to grow, stays small, non-staining, sweet and nutritious! These berries also dehydrate exceptionally well for stored and winter fruit eating, becoming nutty and sweet. Low-care fruit tree. Selected by Peaceful Heritage Nursery from the mother tree found growing in the Highlands of Louisville, KY. Peaceful Heritage Nursery Exclusive!
Uses: Excels as a dehydrated berry. Delicious fresh eating.
Pollination: Mulberries need no pollination to set fruit.
Rootstock: Grafted onto native Red Mulberry (Morus rubra).
Plant Size: Plant Size: Bare-Root March-May, sold potted in tree tube in June, 1-3 FT tall tree in Certified Organic potting mix.
Zones 5-8 (estimated)
No synthetic chemicals or sprays used in our greenhouses.