Description of this bonsai
9 years old Mulberry in a bonsai pot. This tree is approx. 38cm high.
The mulberry (also Silkworm mulberry, botanical Morus alba, family - Moraceae) is a deciduous, small tree with height up to 10 m. Originally from Asia, this species was introduced in Europe as food for the silkworm breeding and now it is widespread in the Mediterranean area.
The mulberry tree blooms from May to June. The flowers are inconspicuous. The color of the edible fruits can vary from white to reddish and black.
This species is well suited for bonsai styling due to their tolerance of cutting.
In the summer, a warm, sunny and sheltered location should be selected.
The mulberry like a cool, bright place in winter. In an unheated plastic tent frosts are well tolerated up to -5°C.
When ordering, you will always get the bonsai displayed on the picture (no. 091-02).