Asian Origin, Species: Morus alba

Of all of the Vanderbilt Era trees on the Dowling College Campus, the most is known about this one because of this label.

White Mulberry Label
White Mulberry Label

Like the other Vanderbilt Era trees, this White Mulberry Tree is believed to have been mature when it was moved here - either in 1878 or circa 1900. It is located directly outside the Racanelli Center. If you know any more about the history of this tree, please comment below.

White Mulberry Tree
White Mulberry Tree

White Mulberry Leaf
White Mulberry Leaf

White Mulberry Tree in Winter
White Mulberry Tree in Winter

Do you have information to add? Then please contact Diane Holliday.

Last Modified on May 16, 2012, at 12:37 PM by dh

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