Definition of Fraxinus americana
1. Noun. Spreading American ash with leaves pale green or silvery beneath and having hard brownish wood.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fraxinus Americana
Literary usage of Fraxinus americana
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1. The Minnesota Horticulturist by Minnesota State Horticultural Society (1878)
"... source of supply for shade trees must be from propagation in forest tree nurseries. fraxinus americana—White Ash. One of our most valuable forest trees ..."
2. Check List of the Forest Trees of the United States: Their Names and Ranges by George Bishop Sudworth (1898)
"Small-fruit White Ash, fraxinus americana var. MICROCARPA Gray. RANGE.—Northern Alabama (Morgan and Madison counties) to middle Tennessee. ..."