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Related to Fraxinus: ash tree, Fraxinus Americana
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Noun1.Fraxinus - ash
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Oleaceae, Oleaceae, olive family - trees and shrubs having berries or drupes or capsules as fruits; sometimes placed in the order Oleales: olive; ash; jasmine; privet; lilac
ash tree, ash - any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
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Bottomland hardwood forests are a characteristic plant community of the Mississippi River deltaic plain of southeastern Louisiana with species belonging to the genera Quercus, Celtis, Liquidambar, Ulmus, Fraxinus, Carya, Acer and Sabal (Penfound and Howard, 1940; Braun, 1950; Montz, 1972).
It will seek to buy land, make necessary compensation payments, map water and soil in target areas and introduce best-practice restoration techniques for: alluvial forests with alnus glutinosa and fraxinus excelsior; calcareous fens in the Prejmer and Harman swamps; and Eurosiberian silvo-steppe with Quercus sp.
But I'm not in the game to share ink with this Fraxinus or that Pinus in the National Register I just like big trees.
The woody vegetation of the site was dominated by Juniperus virginiana with Cornus racemosa, Fraxinus americana, Lonicera maackii, and scattered small individuals of several other species (including Acer saccharum).
Additionally, the project seeks to restore Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests in the adjacent areas on drier ground, and to develop the priority habitat type Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior along Thranenbach brook inside the Natura 2000 area Obere Nahe.
White oak ranked second followed by Fraxinus pennsylvanica (green ash) and red oak.
alba and Fraxinus americana consistently contributed the most biomass [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 7 OMITTED].
Ash yellows is a disease caused by phytoplasmic microorganisms that affect the tree genus Fraxinus.
Subdominant species at the site include: Aesculus glabra, Celtis occidentalis, Fraxinus americana, Prunus serotina, Quercus rubra, and Ulmus rubra.
Rohrschollen Island on the Rhine 10 km upstream from Strasbourg - contains the priority habitat "Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior" as well as "Riparian mixed forests along the great rivers (Quercus robur, Ulmus laevis, Ulmus minor)" and another seven habitats listed in annex I of the Habitats Directive.