Osage Orange Mulch
Can wood chips from hedge trees (osage orange) be used
as mulch in the garden?
I know that the wood has a lot of chemicals which deter insects, but I
these chemicals will also deter plant growth (like juglone in walnuts)?
Are the chips long lasting like cedar?
The following might be helpful:
The wood is long-lasting, i.e., resists decay, so it might be around for a
Anthony R. Brach
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Update: June 2012