Pop ash

Fraxinus caroliniana -- Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants

Fraxinus caroliniana

Native to Florida

Pop ash is a common native tree in Florida. It is found in the swamps and floodplain forests throughout the state (Wunderlin, 2003). It flowers in the spring.

Approximately eighteen species of ash trees (Fraxinus spp.) occur in the U.S. and Canada. This species, F. caroliniana, is found only in the southeastern states (Kartesz, 1999).