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Fraxinus uhdei

Family: Oleaceae

Common names: ASH, SHAMEL ASH

Native to: Central America

Sentiment: tree of life

Plant

Type: tree

Form: erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 25 feet

Max width: 14.5 feet

Flower

blue/green

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, bird

Plant part consumed by birds: insects, seeds

Bird uses plant for shelter or cover or cavity: cover

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

Soil types: well drained, wide range

USDA Zones: zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f, zone 11 to +40 f

Temp. range: +10 to above +40 °F

Water: drought tolerant