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sandyman720 06-12-2008 05:02 PM

Mulberry Trees
 
Hello All, I have an old Mulberry tree in my hard. The fruits are dropping like crazy now and the flies are all over the place. They are buzzing all around the yard!

Is this normal? I dont remember it being like this last year.

downunder 06-13-2008 07:27 PM

Usually the birds eat them as soon as they begin to ripen, so they don't have a chance to litter the ground. Any strange weather-extra dry, late cold snap?

sandyman720 06-13-2008 09:37 PM

Actually we had a 4 days stretch of 95+ deg days. Weird for June here in Jersey.

Leah Frances 07-07-2008 09:37 AM

My neighbor used to pay us a nickel a pint for picking up mulberries. Her's always hit the ground ripe and runny.


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