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Moraceae (Mulberry Family)

Morus spp.

Mulberry





Note the turtle sitting on the submerged branch at the bottom center.

a grackle feeding on mulberries







beneath the mulberry canopy

unknown bird (cowbird?) feeding on mulberries
























Plant TypeTree
Life CyclePerennial
Leaf TypeSimple
Leaf PatternAlternate
OriginAsia
Wild/CultivatedNaturalized
EdibilityBerries
ToxicityUnripe berries toxic.
Utilitarian UsesThe inner bark and twigs yield strong fiber.