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hedge apple ash latin name

updated mon 7 aug 00


Martin Howard on sat 5 aug 00

Maclura pomifera

Thanks Norman. The common name over here is Osage Orange, but I have never
seen it and by it's description it has not been introduced to the UK.

Perhaps some enterprising firm will ship some across?

Martin Howard
Webb's Cottage Pottery
Woolpits Road, Great Saling

Norman van der Sluys on sat 5 aug 00

Maclura pomifera

Martin Howard wrote:

> Can anyone give us Brits the Latin name of this plant?
> Your names given so far are not known here, but we might have the plant
> in hedges or even cultivated.

Norman van der Sluys

by the shore of Lake Michigan