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Morus australis (Chinese mulberry)

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Order: Rosales > Family: Moraceae > Genus: Morus

Morus australis (Chinese mulberry) Morus australis (Chinese mulberry)

Morus australis, Athlone Avenue Greendale, Zimbabwe. [photos Bart Wursten , Flora of Zimbabwe]

Morus australis (Chinese mulberry) Morus australis (Chinese mulberry)

Morus australis, Mukuvisi Woodland, Zimbabwe. [photos Bart Wursten , Flora of Zimbabwe]

Native to China, Japan and Taiwan. Cultivated in other regions, including southern Africa.

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