A Remarkable Osage-orange

Tree Information
Common Name: Osage-orange
Scientific name: Maclura pomifera
Category: Champion (big) tree
Notes: State and national champion tree. Native to the southwest US, this tree was probably planted on this site by American Indians who valued its wood. The tree pre-dates European settlement. This tree is growing where Patrick Henry used to make his home.
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Nominator: John McCormick
Location of Tree
County/City: Charlotte
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