NAME: Hedge Apple
OTHER COMMON NAMES: Osage Orange / Horse Apple / Monkey Ball
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Maclura Pomifera
COLOR: Bright Yellow - Green Fruit
PLANT SEEDS: Fall sow seeds or cold stratify
BLOOM TIME: Spring
HARDINESS ZONE: 4 - 8
PLANT HEIGHT: 20 - 50'
PLANT SPACING: 30 - 40'
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun - Part Shade
SOIL & WATER PREFERENCES: Average
QUANTITY: 10 Seeds
OTHER: The Hedge Apple is a small tree to a large shrub with spiny branches & interesting bark. It gets its name because they’re commonly used as a wind break or fence row, & have bright yellow - green round 3 - 6" fruit. Hedge Apples have bumpy skin rather than smooth though. The fruit is not poisonous, but it’s not worth eating either. Lol. The plant has many other uses. The wood is dense, & is used for fence posts & is great for fires because it is slow burning. The plant also has medicinal properties, is used to make dyes, & the fruit used decoratively.
*** Please note - These are SEEDS, not hedge balls.
If you purchase this item, you will receive 10 hedge apple tree seeds to grow your own hedge apple trees.
It is not 10 hedge balls that we are sending you. Thank you!
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Sep 26, 2022
Was expecting to get the actual hedge Apple not seeds… I guess I need to read details better.. disappointing!!
Aug 16, 2022
Apr 20, 2022
Seeds didn't sprout. Mold on fifth day. Maybe I had bad medium.
Apr 18, 2022
Apr 10, 2022