Maclura pomifera 'White Shield'
More About Maclura pomifera 'White Shield'
- Broadly rounded crown with thornless, spreading branches
- Leaves are ovate, glossy, dark green, turning golden-yellow in the fall
- Insignificant flowers
- Bark, wood and roots are an orange colour
- 'White Shield' is a fruitless, thornless cultivar
'White Shield' is a male selection.
Osage Orange Growing and Maintenance Tips
Maclura tolerates urban pollution, drought, moisture, heat and a variety of soil conditions, including a variable pH.
Maclura pomifera 'White Shield' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils
Average to Dry Soils