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Fraxinus mandshurica
(Manchurian ash)

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Fraxinus mandshurica (Manchurian ash)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 25 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Fraxinus mandshurica
  • Preferred Common Name
  • Manchurian ash
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Carved material
  • Miscellaneous materials
  • Ornamental
  • Revegetation
  • Wood/timber

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Natural habit with straight trunk: height 25 m; DBH 0.85 m.
TitleTree habit
CaptionNatural habit with straight trunk: height 25 m; DBH 0.85 m.
CopyrightCai Tijiu
Natural habit with straight trunk: height 25 m; DBH 0.85 m.
Tree habitNatural habit with straight trunk: height 25 m; DBH 0.85 m.Cai Tijiu
Young tree (centre of image).
TitleTree habit
CaptionYoung tree (centre of image).
Copyright©Li Jiyuan
Young tree (centre of image).
Tree habitYoung tree (centre of image).©Li Jiyuan
Natural forest in Helongjiang, north-east China.
TitleTree habit
CaptionNatural forest in Helongjiang, north-east China.
CopyrightCai Tijiu
Natural forest in Helongjiang, north-east China.
Tree habitNatural forest in Helongjiang, north-east China.Cai Tijiu
10-year-old plantation established in Helongjiang Province, north-east China.
TitlePlantation stand
Caption10-year-old plantation established in Helongjiang Province, north-east China.
CopyrightCai Tijiu
10-year-old plantation established in Helongjiang Province, north-east China.
Plantation stand10-year-old plantation established in Helongjiang Province, north-east China.Cai Tijiu
TitleFoliage
Caption
CopyrightCai Tijiu
FoliageCai Tijiu
TitleFoliage
Caption
Copyright©Li Jiyuan
Foliage©Li Jiyuan
Branch with fruit (samaras).
TitleFruit
CaptionBranch with fruit (samaras).
Copyright©Li Jiyuan
Branch with fruit (samaras).
FruitBranch with fruit (samaras).©Li Jiyuan
TitleBark
Caption
CopyrightCai Tijiu
BarkCai Tijiu

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Fraxinus mandshurica Rupr.

Preferred Common Name

  • Manchurian ash

Variety

  • Fraxinus mandshurica var. mandshurica

Other Scientific Names

  • Fraxinus japonica
  • Fraxinus mandshurica subsp. brevipedicellata S. Z. Qu & T. C. Cui
  • Fraxinus mandshurica var. japonica Maxim.
  • Fraxinus nigra subsp. mandshurica (Rupr.) S. S. Sun
  • Fraxinus nigra var. mandshurica (Rupr.) Lingelsh.

International Common Names

  • English: Japanese ash
  • French: fréne de Mandchourie
  • Chinese: dong bei mu chen; shui qu liu

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Mandchurische Esche
  • Italy: frassino di Manciuria
  • Japan: yachidano

EPPO code

  • FRXJA (Fraxinus japonica)
  • FRXMA (Fraxinus mandshurica)

Trade name

  • Manchurian ash
  • tamo

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Oleales
  •                         Family: Oleaceae
  •                             Genus: Fraxinus
  •                                 Species: Fraxinus mandshurica

Uses List

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Environmental

  • Revegetation

General

  • Ornamental

Materials

  • Carved material
  • Miscellaneous materials
  • Wood/timber

Wood Products

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Boats

Furniture

Sawn or hewn building timbers

  • Beams
  • Carpentry/joinery (exterior/interior)
  • Exterior fittings
  • Fences
  • Flooring
  • For heavy construction
  • For light construction
  • Gates
  • Wall panelling

Vehicle bodies

Veneers

Wood-based materials

  • Plywood

Woodware

  • Industrial and domestic woodware
  • Musical instruments
  • Sports equipment
  • Tool handles
  • Toys