Taxon  Report   5691    
Morus alba  L.
White mulberry
Morus alba
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
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Morus alba
© 2010 Michael O'Brien
Morus alba
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
Morus alba, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Morus alba
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: MORACEAE  
Genus: Morus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Morus alba var. multicaulis
PLANTS: Morus alba var. tatarica
PLANTS: Morus tatarica
More information about  Morus alba
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).