Species Detail

Sorbus americana Marsh. unconfirmed
Gray ash; Mountain Ash


Scientific Name:  
Sorbus americana Marsh. unconfirmed
Common Name:  
Gray ash; Mountain Ash
Myaamia Name:  
naapaholi
Uses:  
Material, Technology
Harvest Seasons:  
Winter, Summer, Fall, Spring
Habitats:  
Conifer Shrubland and Forest, Conifer Swamp some deciduous domts.
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Tree

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Sorbus americana Marsh. unconfirmed
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Sutton, A. and Sutton, M. 1997 Description  S. americana has light gray bark; smooth or scaly
Gatschet, A.S. ca. 1895 Use - Technology/Material  used as firewood and to make furniture. "napahuli or tawani; ash-tree counts among the best fire material and makes nice furniture"
Dunn, J.P. Circa 1900 Use - Unknown  napaholi
Botanical Sources  
Sorbus americana Marsh. unconfirmed
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   S. americana occurs in moist or wet soils in coniferous forests in the northern portions of eastern Miami lands
Related Sources  
Sorbus americana Marsh. unconfirmed
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   No mention of Gray Ash