[NAFEX] Re: Osage Orange Seeds
lucky.pittman at murraystate.edu
Thu Aug 22 17:23:39 EDT 2002
At 02:09 PM 08/22/2002 -0500, Jim wrote:
>How far north will osage orange grow? I just talked to someone who
>remembers it on their home farm east of Madison, WI., but I am hours north
>of there, in the cold part of zone 4.
The map at the WI Herbarium site shows it growing in Iowa, Lafayette, and
Rock counties in southern WI. Will it grow farther north? I don't know;
but, if you could find someone in those areas who could provide seed from
that provenance, they might be your best bet to thrive or survive in your site.
USDA Zone 6
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