Fraxinus

(Reguidit frae Esh)
Fraxinus
Fraxinus ornus - Köhler–s Medizinal-Pflanzen-062.jpg
Fraxinus ornus
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Faimily: Oleaceae
Tribe: Oleeae
Genus: Fraxinus
L.[1]
Species

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European Esh in flouer
Narrow-leafed Esh (Fraxinus angustifolia) shoot wi leafs

Fraxinus (/fraksɨnəs/) is a genus o flouerin plants in the olive an lilac faimily, Oleaceae. It contains 45–65 speshies o uisually medium tae lairge trees, maistly deciduous tho a few subtropical speshies is evergreen. The leafs is opposite (rarely in whorls o three), an maistly pinnately compound, semple in a few speshies. The seeds, popularly kent as keys or helicopter seeds, is a kin o fruit kent as a samara. Rowans or Muntain Eshes is unrelatit tae true eshes an belang the Genus Sorbus tho the leafs an buds is superfeicially seimilar.

Selectit speshiesEedit

Eastren North Americae
Wastren an soothwastren North Americae
Wastren Paleairctic (Europe, north Africae an soothwast Asie)
Eastren Paleairctic (central an east Asie)

FootnotesEedit

  1. "Fraxinus L." Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 3 Apryle 2006. Retrieved 22 Februar 2010.
  2. "Species Records of Fraxinus". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. Retrieved 22 Februar 2010.
  3. "Fraxinus L." ITIS Standard Reports. Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 22 Februar 2010.

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