Entry Detail

Fraxinus americana L.
white ash


Entry Type:  
Species
Scientific Name:  
Fraxinus americana L.
Common Name:  
white ash
Myaamia Name:  
napaholwi
Description:  

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Tar Creek Superfund Report 2003 Use - Technology 

Leaves are used.

Botanical Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. and Cronquist, A. 1991 Habitat

Occurs in moist woods.

Related Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Data Comments
Coulter, S. 1932  

Dried exudation sap of Fraxinus ornus can be used as a mild laxative in doses of 15 gm.

Carter, H.L. 1987  

Ash wood was best for bows and spears.

Costa, D. 2005  

"rapa8ar8i"; gray or white ash

Dunn, J.P. ca. 1900  

"napaholwi, white ash, gray ash"