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An individual instance of Fraxinus americana (white ash)
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This tree is growing right along 21st Ave. between the loading dock entrance and the Godchaux parking lot and is best viewed from street level.

This tree has branches near the ground and is a female which provides an opportunity to look closely at its fruits. In some years they are very abundant and in others they are sparse. You can also get a good look at its leaves and twigs.

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This organism is a living specimen that is part of the  Vanderbilt University Arboretum  with the local identifier 4-1245.

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

This organismal entity has the scope: multicellular organism.


Fraxinus americana


sec. Gleason Cronquist 1991

common name: white ash
family: Oleaceae
Identified 2013-12-11 by Steven J. Baskauf


Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, US
Click on these geocoordinates to load a map showing the location: 36.1446°, -86.79989°
Coordinate uncertainty about: 10 m.

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whole tree (or vine) - general
whole tree (or vine) - winter

Gleason Cronquist 1991 =

Gleason, Henry A. and Arthur Cronquist, 1991. Manual of Vascular Plants of Northeastern United States and Adjacent Canada. The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY, US.

Metadata last modified: 2015-10-10T17:16:00.288-05:00
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