White Shield Osage Orange
Genus: Maclura Spread: 35'
Species: pomifera Shape: Upright spreading, rounded
Cultivar: White Shield Foliage: Glossy dark green
Zone: 5 Flower:
Type: ??? Fruit: None
Final Height: 35' Fall Color: Yellow

Both fruitless and thornless, this tough Midwest native was found in western Oklahoma by plantsman Steve Bieberich. The most thornless of the Osage Orange cultivars, this heat and drought tolerant tree has remarkably dark green, glossy foliage.

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