Common tree by trail; 5 - 8 m tall.
Tandy Hills - sandy, shallow soils with areas of exposed limestone. Ground wet after recent rains.
Collected with Darrell Brandon
Leaf structure is opposite.
Leaves of Oregon Ash covered with snow
Single tree in north side of property; winged fruit; 4 m tall.
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,...