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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

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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.

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

Footnotes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Fraxinus L." Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2006-04-03. Retrieved 2010-02-22.
  2. "Species Records of Fraxinus". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. Retrieved 2010-02-22.
  3. "Fraxinus L." ITIS Standard Reports. Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2010-02-22.

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