Dunn-Wildlake Ranch Preserve
Grow 70-100 feet in height, 2-3 feet in diameter. Has a tall straight trunk with a symmetrical crown. Ash trees are quickly being destroyed by an invasive species, Emerald Ash Borer
One large tree north of road, two smaller trees south of road, where road crosses brook at the entrance to #309/#311.
Small group of three, with another just west.
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,...