osage orange http://hppr.org en The Magic of Monkey Balls: Truth or Tale? http://hppr.org/post/magic-monkey-balls-truth-or-tale <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>&ldquo;Hedge apples, direct to you!&rdquo; An Internet site suggests that placing these objects &ldquo;around the foundation or inside the basement provide relief from cockroaches, spiders, box elder bugs, crickets, and other pests.&rdquo; Hedge apples. Aren&rsquo;t they ugly fruits that look like a green brain? In fact, green brain is another term for this wild pod along with the terms Osage orange, hedge balls, monkey balls, and horse apples.</p><p> Sat, 05 Oct 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Karen Madorin 22500 at http://hppr.org The Magic of Monkey Balls: Truth or Tale?