Teardrop Leaves?

blakrabNovember 3, 2013

What kind of tree is this?
These leaves are a few inches long..

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This post was edited by blakrab on Sun, Nov 3, 13 at 20:47

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beng(z6 western MD)

My best guess is osage orange. Are there are thorns on the twigs or giant green fruit-balls underneath?

    Bookmark   November 4, 2013 at 8:16AM
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Tn_Tree_Man(7A)

The tree looks similar to the invasive Chinese Tallow Tree (Triadica sebifera). Take a look at this link for further identification. If it is a tallow, you might want to consider getting rid of it before you and your neighbors develop a Tallow-tree jungle!

Here is a link that might be useful: Invasive Species Tallow-tree

    Bookmark   November 4, 2013 at 11:00PM
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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

Habit and leaves more like Maclura.

    Bookmark   November 5, 2013 at 1:34AM
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blakrab

Yes, I'm pretty sure this was part of a huge grove of Maclura pomifera (Osage Orange)!

Here is a link that might be useful: Osage Orange

    Bookmark   April 16, 2014 at 5:16PM
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