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Bois D Arc’ (French)
Osage orange (Yankee)
Great handle material
Texas A&M says that the preferred name is Osage Orange, but since I am a native Texian, I have always called it (as you correctly state) Bo-dark
I know you will let the tools do the work.Off topic a bit but, there's a couple of pieces of it sitting next to me on my shop floor ready to turn. A tough turn when green but these are well aged and drier so they will wear me out turning them. Working on my motivation....