Mulberry trees (Morus spp.) are deciduous with a variety of leaves on each tree that differ in size and shape. The trees offer autumn color and fruits that appear similar to blackberries.
Sep 05, Rash of Tree Fallings Continue Wednesday - Swampscott, MA - A third tree has fallen in town since Saturday, this one was blocking traffic on Salem Street as of am. Sep 21, It is one of the more common mulberry diseases and creates cankers or wounds in the tree trunk bark and branches and causes the foliage and woody tissues to wilt and then die back. It takes hold in winter but its effects are most pronounced in the summer when brown wet rotting spots appear on the branches, the leaves wilt, the bark splits and.
Nov 08, Q. Fruitless Mulberry Tree Dying. I am hoping that somebody can answer my question. I have had the most lush and beautiful, full fruitless mulberry tree. Last year, I had less leaves.
This summer we had even less and stunted leaves (we could see through the tree clearly). It provided very little shade. Scales suck the moisture from leaves and kill them. Apply sticky tape around the trunks of young trees to trap scales. Mulberry trees are too large to spray, so keep them healthy to provide the best protection. Like scales, whiteflies suck moisture from leaves, but they also deposit a sticky honeydew that causes leaves to turn yellow or die.
Minimize whitefly invasions by strictly.