name botanical:Fraxinus profunda
family:Olive family (Oleaceae)
height:up to 30 m (99 ft)
The leaves of Pumpkin ash are glossy green, up to 40 cm (15.7 in) long, odd-pinnate with 5-9 leaflets. The single leaves are ovate and pointed. The leaf margin is serrated.
flowering:April - May
The whitish-green bloom conditions are formed as lateral panicles, which sprout just before the leaves.
gender distribution:monoecious / hermaphrodite
The paired samaras are about 8 cm (3.2 in) long.
The branches are gray-brown with distinct leaf scars. The buds are almost black.
bark:The bark is gray to brown, smooth first later furrowed.
root:Deep-rooting plant with far reaching shallow lateral roots, taproot is formed.
location:Sun to half-shade
soil:moist to very moist soils loving, loamy to clayey