Do hedge apple trees have thorns?
Beside this, are hedge apple thorns poisonous?
Hedgeapples are not poisonous. However, Hedge apples have suffocated livestock by lodging in their esophagus. Very often a Hedge apple is incorrectly referred to as a Hedge Ball, Horse Apple, Green Brains, Monkey Balls or Mock Orange. They are used in households to repel spiders.
Beside above, do hedge apples really repel spiders? Hedge Apples Repel Spiders When concentrated, these compounds were found to repel insects. Scientists also found that natural concentrations of these compounds in the fruit were too low to be an effective repellent. So, don't be fooled into spending much to use hedge apples as an insect repellent."
Also, what kind of tree do hedge apples grow on?
The yellow-green fruit are commonly call "hedge apples." They are produced by the Osage-orange (Maclura pomifera).
Are hedge tree thorns poisonous?
Yes, it has a poison that makes you swell up Pofarmer, might seek some medical attention. Subject: RE: What is it about a hedge thorn?