The White mulberry should be preferably located in a place where it can have at least a few hours a day of direct solar light. Since the foliage is used to be eaten, letís use specific insecticides and anticryptogamics, far from the harvest period.These plants aren't afraid of the cold weather and can be grwon in the garden throughout the whole year.
Cultivation White mulberry
The White mulberry grows erect, developing a short stem with a small crown, usually roundish. This plant in the summer assumes a yellowgreen colouring; it is small in size and can reach 9 m high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter. As they grow, these plants become the size of a tree.
Fertilize White mulberry
During the spring months letís fertilize our plants periodically, every 15-20 days, using a fertilizer rich in nitrogen. When desired, it is also possible to use a slow release fertilizer, to add to the soil every 3-4 months.
Water White mulberry
Let's water abundantly, moistening the soil deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , but let's act only when the substratum is dry, leaving it dry even for 2-3 weeks before watering it. Medicinal plants can be used fresh or dehydrated; if we want to harvest them to put them aside dehydrated, letís get information regarding the balsamic period of the plant we have chosen, rather when the plant has a higher quantity of active principles.
Pests White mulberry
Mold White mulberry
Letís prefer dissolved soils, with an excellent drainage.
Plant - White mulberry
After flowering it produces fruits. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.
This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental