White ash (Fraxinus americana)
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Latin (scientific) name: Fraxinus americana
Common English name: White ash
French name: Frêne blanc
Exists on well-drained, deep, upland soils.
This species is slightly tolerant to shade.
4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b
A hardiness zone is a geographically defined area where a given plant is capable of growing. Hardiness zones are based largely on climate, particularly minimum temperatures. Zone 0 covers the harshest areas in Canada for plant species. Higher numbers represent more temperate areas.
For more information on plant hardiness zones in Canada, visit Natural Resources Canada.
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