Plant of the Week: White Shield Osage Orange
White Shield Osage Orange Maclura pomifera Zone 4
If you need a nice, fast growing, hardy tree this may be a good fit for you. Dark green foliage with an orange tinted trunk; adds a beautiful contrast to any yard.
This tree can reach 30' tall and wide. Plant in full sun and water regularly for best growth. In the fall, look forward to golden yellow leaves. Thornless and fruitless.