Fraxinus caroliniana

Pop ash

Native to Florida

Species Overview

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).

Species Characteristics