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Order: Scrophulariales
   Family: Oleaceae
            Genus: Fraxinus
                        Specie: pennsylvanica

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 70 ft (21 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Leaflets turn yellow in autumn; winged fruit

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Parks Autumn color

Zones: 4-10

Description: This is a robust tree from North America which grows to a height and spread of 70 ft (21 m) on average. The olive green leaves have up to 9 lance-shaped leaflets with smooth or toothed margins, pointed tips and a sunken midrib. The flowers are produced on

Growth Habit: Upright spreading habit


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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