ash-leaved maple


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Noun1.ash-leaved maple - common shade tree of eastern and central United Statesash-leaved maple - common shade tree of eastern and central United States
maple - any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone
Acer negundo Californicum, California box elder - maple of the Pacific coast of the United States; fruits are white when mature
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Today, most maple syrup comes from the sugar maple, the closely related black maple (now usually regarded as a variant of the sugar maple), and the box elder or ash-leaved maple (heavily used in Canada).