Excellent quality, large mulberries for a long season. Silk Hope mulberry is similar to Illinois Everbearing in flavor, appearance, and fruiting habit. A J Bullard, a North Carolina fruit enthusiast, found the original tree in Silk Hope, NC. An excellent choice for the South because it doesn’t get popcorn disease, which is a fungal disease mulberries can get in the South.
Uses: Perfect for fresh eating, jams, wines.
Pollination: Mulberries need no pollination to set fruit.
Rootstock: Grafted onto native Red Mulberry (Morus rubra).
Plant Size: Bare-Root March-May, sold potted in tree tube in June, 1-3 FT tall tree in Certified Organic potting mix.
No synthetic chemicals or sprays used in our greenhouses.