Notable about this species*
- Also known as thorn apple.
- Used to be planted in hedges to act as fencing.
- The fruit is used in jellies and to make bird food.
- The wood of this tree is hard and heavy. It is used to make handles and other small items.
Map to this tree.
Coordinates: 44.872853, -68.633673
* Source: “Forest Trees of Maine”, Centennial Edition, 1908 to 2008, a publication of the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry