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Maclura pomifera, Osage Orange, Horse Apple, Hedge Apple

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Maclura pomifera

Osage Orange, Horse Apple, Hedge Apple
Family: Moraceae
Origin: North America
Big tree > 20 ftFull sunRegular waterModerate waterEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Subtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The mature multiple fruit's size and general appearance resembles a large, yellow-green orange.





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https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/maclura_pomifera.htm