Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Morus alba


by Steven D. Glenn, Katherine Gould, Angela Steward
Not peer reviewed
Last modified: 03/04/2013


Morus L., Sp. Pl. 2: 986. 1753. Gen. Pl. 424. 1754. LECTOTYPE: Morus nigra L. designated by Britton & Brown (1913), or Morus alba designated by Rehder (1949).

Key to the species of Morus

1. Leaves glabrous or sparsely pubescent along the larger veins beneath...Morus alba
1. Leaves pubescent along secondary and tertiary veins beneath...Morus rubra

List of Morus Species


References to Morus

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