More ideas from eli
This is a really neat way to make a hedge though maybe with a different plant since I don't like the massive thorns of the Osage orange and it probably wouldn't survive our growing zone

Building a Living Fence: Osage orange trees (Maclura pomifera), also called hedge apple or horse apple. For an incredibly tough, enduring windbreak that’s a major player in a local ecology, probably nothing surpasses Osage orange.