- Flower nameBroussonetia papyrifera
- Scientific nameBroussonetia papyrifera
- Aliasカジ, 梶の木, 梶, 构树, Paper mulberry
- Place of originChina
- Place of floweringCemetery & Temple
- Flowering seasonJune
What is Broussonetia papyrifera
Paper mulberry , scientific name: Broussonetia papyrifera , is native to China,and is a deciduous tree of the department Moraceae ,of Broussonetia genus morus. Has a grey-brown bark. Flowers are in a dioecious flowering in June.Flowers and then give the aggregate fruit of a red ball of about 3 cm.
Common name: Broussonetia papyrifera , scientific name: Broussonetia papyrifera, Aka: Kajinoki, Paper mulberry, Chinese name: 构树, place of origin: China, life form: deciduous tree, height: 10-20 m, bark: grayish brown, leaf blade: 20 cm, leaf width: 10 cm, leaf shape: ovate, asymmetrical, dioecious leaf blade: 20 cm, leaf width: 10 cm, leaf shape: asymmetric ovate, dioecious, flowering season: June, female flower color: light green, female inflorescence diameter: 2 cm, female inflorescence: spherical, male inflorescence: caudate, male inflorescence length: 8 cm, fruit type: set fruit, fruit shape: 3 cm sphere, fruit color: red, uses: sacred tree, paper making Fruit color: red; uses: sacred tree, raw material for papermaking, sail boats, leaves for livestock feed, fruit for food.