Maclura pomifera


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Noun1.Maclura pomifera - small shrubby deciduous yellowwood tree of south central United States having spines, glossy dark green leaves and an inedible fruit that resembles an orangeMaclura pomifera - small shrubby deciduous yellowwood tree of south central United States having spines, glossy dark green leaves and an inedible fruit that resembles an orange; its hard orange-colored wood used for bows by Native Americans; frequently planted as boundary hedge
angiospermous yellowwood - any of various angiospermous trees having yellow wood
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The woody vegetation includes second growth woodlands (Celtis occidentalis, Crataegus mollis, Maclura pomifera and Populus deltoides) as well as a few groves of oaks (Quercus alba, Q.
Second growth forests (Acer negundo, Crataegus mollis, Gleditsia triacanthos, Maclura pomifera, Populus deltoides, Prunus serotina, and Ulmus americana) cover most of the remainder of this site.
Common persimmon Diospyros virginiana Green ash Fraxinus pennsylvanica Honey locust Gleditsia triacanthos Black walnut Juglans nigra Eastern red cedar Juniperus virginiana Bois d'arc Maclura pomifera Red mulberry Morus rubra American sycamore Platanus occidentalis Eastern cottonwood Populus deltoides Bur oak Quercus macrocarpa Shumard oak Quercus shumardii Black willow Salix nigra Eve's necklace Sophora affinis Winged elm Ulmus alata American elm Ulmus americana Cedar elm Ulmus crassifolia Slippery elm Ulmus rubra Table 2.