Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Fraxinus americana Linnaeus. White Ash, American Ash. Phen: Apr-May; Aug-Oct. Hab: Mesic slopes, rich cove forests. Dist: NS west to MN, south to n. peninsular FL and TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Mi, Mo3, NY, S, Tn, Campbell (2017), Miller (1955), Nesom (2010i); < Fraxinus americana – Ar, C, Fl6, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, NE, Tx, Va, W, WH3, Ward (2010a); < Fraxinus americana var. americana – F, G, Pa, RAB, WV; > Fraxinus americana var. microcarpa – F

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