mulberry family


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Noun1.mulberry family - trees or shrubs having a milky juice; in some classifications includes genus Cannabis
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
order Urticales, Urticales - an order of dicotyledonous plants including Moraceae and Urticaceae and Ulmaceae
genus Morus, Morus - type genus of the Moraceae: mulberries
genus Maclura, Maclura - yellowwood trees or shrubs
Artocarpus, genus Artocarpus - evergreen Asiatic trees now grown through the tropics: breadfruit; jackfruit
Ficus, genus Ficus - large genus of tropical trees or shrubs or climbers including fig trees
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Jackfruit is a very large fruit--weighing up to 80 pounds--in the Mulberry family, native to South and Southeast Asia.
The fig or Anjeer botanically called Ficus carica belongs to the mulberry family Moraceae.
Figs grow on the Ficus tree (Ficus carica), which is a member of the Mulberry family.