Growing on the banks of Clear Creek in Brazoria County, TX. It was well above normal high water areas.
compound opposite leaflet,
84 cm dbh above burly area.
i mix up california ash and Oregon ash, definately fraxinus
Mimbres River Valley south of Faywood, at Grant-Luna county line, New Mexico, USA.
Fraxinus /ˈfræksɨnəs/ is a genus of flowering plants in the olive and lilac family, Oleaceae. It contains 45–65 species of usually medium to large trees, mostly deciduous though a few subtropical species are evergreen. The tree's common English name, ash, goes back to the Old English æsc, while the generic name originated in Latin. Both words also meant "spear" in their respective languages. The leaves are opposite (rarely in whorls of three), and mostly pinnately compound,...