Eucalyptus fraxinoides

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White Ash
Eucalyptus fraxinoides Mt Budawang.JPG
Eucalyptus fraxinoides, Mount Budawang, Australia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Eucalyptus
Species: E. fraxinoides
Binomial name
Eucalyptus fraxinoides
H.Deane & Maiden

Eucalyptus fraxinoides, the White Ash is a eucalyptus tree of mountain country of south eastern New South Wales.[1] Eucalyptus fraxinoides is a medium to large tree, usually 20 to 40 metres tall, sometimes with a leaning trunk. The trunk is marked with broad descending coppery coloured scribbles. The gumnuts are truncate - globose, slightly urn shaped, with a small opening.

Fraxinus americana (American Ash) is also commonly referred to as White Ash.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brooker, I. & Kleinig, D., Eucalyptus, An illustrated guide to identification, Reed Books, Melbourne, 1996