An individual instance of Fraxinus biltmoreana (Biltmore ash)
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This tree is described on p. 69 of The Trees of Vanderbilt.

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This organism is a living specimen that is part of the  Vanderbilt University Arboretum  with the local identifier old-2-146.

This particular organism is believed to have managed means of establishment.

This organismal entity has the scope: multicellular organism.

Remarks: Mentioned in the 1994 Trees of Vanderbilt book p. 69. Cut down about 2008.


Fraxinus biltmoreana


sec. Nesom 2010

common name: Biltmore ash
family: Oleaceae
Identified 2010 by Guy L. Nesom

Identification remarks: The image appears in Nesom (2010) on p. 27.

Fraxinus americana


nominal concept

common name: white ash
family: Oleaceae
Identified 2002-06-14 by Steven J. Baskauf


Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, US
Click on these geocoordinates to load a map showing the location: 36.14786°, -86.80357°
Coordinate uncertainty about: 10 m.

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whole tree (or vine) - general
whole tree (or vine) - view up trunk
bark - of a large tree
bark - of a small tree or small branch
twig - close-up winter leaf scar/bud
leaf - unspecified
leaf - whole upper surface
leaf - whole upper surface
leaf - margin of upper + lower surface
leaf - showing orientation on twig
inflorescence - whole - unspecified
inflorescence - whole - male

Nesom 2010 =

Guy L. Nesom, 2010. Fraxinus biltmoreana and Fraxinus smallii (Oleaceae), forest trees of the eastern United States. Phytoneuron 2010-51:1-30.

Metadata last modified: 2019-10-16T22:24:42.018-05:00
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