Taxon  Report   3615 
Fraxinus latifolia  Benth.
Oregon ash
Fraxinus latifolia
© 2011 Eric Wrubel
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Fraxinus latifolia
© 2008 Keir Morse
Fraxinus latifolia
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Fraxinus latifolia, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Fraxinus latifolia
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Family: OLEACEAE  
Genus: Fraxinus
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: slopes
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN + PLANTS: Fraxinus oregona
ICPN + PLANTS: Fraxinus pennsylvanica ssp. oregona
ICPN: Fraxinus oregona var. glabra
More information about  Fraxinus latifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 18, 2018).

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