Definition of Morus rubra
1. Noun. North American mulberry having dark purple edible fruit.
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Literary usage of Morus rubra
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1. The Principal Species of Wood: Their Characteristic Properties by Charles Henry Snow (1908)
"morus rubra Linn. Nomenclature. (Sudworth.) Red .Mulberry, Mulberry (local Virginia Mulberry Tree (Tenn.). and common name). Murier Sauvage (La.). ..."
2. The Book of Woodcraft and Indian Lore by Ernest Thompson Seton (1921)
"(morus rubra) A fine forest tree up to 65 feet high; wood, pale yellow, soft, weak but durable; a cubic foot weighs 37 Ibs.; berries ij inches long, ..."
3. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"morus rubra L. Red Mulberry. Fig. 1550. morus rubra L. Sp. PI. 986. 1753. A tree, attaining a maximum height of about 65° and a trunk diameter of 7 ..."
4. The Trees of America: Native and Foreign, Pictorially and Botanically by Daniel Jay Browne (1846)
"The morus rubra is found near the northern extremity of Lake Champlain, ... In Italy, at Monza, there is a morus rubra, which, in sixty years after planting ..."