Taxon  Report   5278    
Maclura pomifera  (Raf.) C. K. Schneid.
Osage orange
Maclura pomifera, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: MORACEAE  
Genus: Maclura
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Ioxylon pomiferum
PLANTS: Toxylon pomiferum
More information about  Maclura pomifera
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2020).