• Maclura tinctoria
    © Guillermo Durán
  • Maclura tinctoria
    © Guillermo Durán
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Maclura tinctoria

moro, mora, amarillo, moral

Family

Moraceae

Native to

native to Panamá

Type

tree

Height

tall (20 m/65 ft or more)

Height (m)

5 - 30

Speed of Growth

fast

Deciduous/Evergreen

deciduous

Flower Color

green

Flowering Time

May, June, July, August, September, October

Fruiting Time

May, June, July, August, September, October

Difficult Conditions Tolerated

Degraded Soil

Sun/Shade Required To Establish

sun

Edible / Medicinal

Edible fruits, Medicinal

Other Uses

handicrafts, timber

Wildlife Attracted

bees, insects, monkeys, small mammals

Reforestation Type

ecological restoration

Successional Type

early successional

Ecosystem Services

pioneer species

Best Method of Propagation

seed