In article <17221-35CA705D-61 at newsd-154.iap.bryant.webtv.net>,
TREEFARMER at webtv.net writes:
>Here it seems Black Locust prefers drier sites whereas Osage
>Orange will tolerate wetter sites. Good Luck!
I can testify to that. Osage Orange even grows in Houston, TX! (as well as
Michigan). It also is reported to be a great wood for making bows (traditional
archery). Maybe something to pick up in your spare time.