Taxon  Report   3615    
Fraxinus latifolia  Benth.
Oregon ash
Fraxinus latifolia
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Fraxinus latifolia
© 2008 Keir Morse
Fraxinus latifolia
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Fraxinus latifolia, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Fraxinus latifolia
© 2011 Eric Wrubel
Family: OLEACEAE  
Genus: Fraxinus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian


Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
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.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).