Red mulberry (Morus rubra)
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Latin (scientific) name: Morus rubra
Common English name: Red mulberry
French name: Mûrier rouge
Found in southern Ontario.
This is a smaller sized tree that stands around 9 m high.
5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b
A hardiness zone is a geographically defined area where a given plant is capable of growing. Hardiness zones are based largely on climate, particularly minimum temperatures. Zone 0 covers the harshest areas in Canada for plant species. Higher numbers represent more temperate areas.
For more information on plant hardiness zones in Canada, visit Natural Resources Canada.