Bomen-trees Maclura pomifera Cannonball - Osage thorn

  • In stock
  • Shipping in 5 to 7 business days / Pick up by appointment within 5 working days
€24,95
Complies with EU Plant Health Regulation
Always advice and tips by email
Shipping throughout Europe
5% regular customers discount
Safe shopping
3000 PostNL pick-up points
Kiyoh
9/10
2640 ReviewsKiyoh
Product information
  • Article number: MACPOCA03

Maclura pomifera Cannonball, also called Osage thorn and Osage orange or Cannonball, is dioecious and a plant from the mulberry family. These plants, originally from North America, were in the area where the Osage Indians were staying.

The Cannonball is a thornless variety whose very decorative fruits can weigh up to more than 1 kilogram. The fruits are light green in color and have a special shape that resembles a brain. Also called Monkey Brains. The fruits are purely decorative, they are not toxic, but they are also not tasty.

The tree grows with beautiful curved branches and with a full crown and a very nicely shaped trunk. The wood of the tree is used for various purposes because it is very hard wood.
The bark is brown / orange in color. The white flowers grow in clusters from mid-May. The leaves are green and shiny, the leaves turn beautiful yellow and orange in the fall.
Winter hardiness zone 6b (-20ºC).

Specifications
  • Article number: MACPOCA03
  • Minimum temperature: -20ºC
  • Location: Sunny, half shadow
  • Soil type: No special requirements
  • Water requirement: Normal
  • Full ground:
  • Tub plant:
  • Flowering period: 5
  • Origin / habitat: North America
  • Growth rate: Normal
  • Maximum plant height: 10 meters
Reviews
No reviews found
Add your review

We sincerely appreciate your opinion and experiences with certain products

Bomen-trees Maclura pomifera Cannonball - Osage thorn
Yes! This is the product I want
  • In stock
  • Shipping in 5 to 7 business days / Pick up by appointment within 5 working days
€24,95