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Ash

It is a medium sized tree that can reach 25 meters in height and develops in fres-cos and deep soils. The bark has deep, vertical grooves grayish brown color and the leaves are green. The flowers have no corolla or calyx, are in clusters, pending, and appear before the leaves appeared ment. It is a heavy, porous and also used for medicinal purposes timber.

Scientific Name
Fraxinus

Family
Oleaceas

Wood Characteristics

Heartwood
Of color grayish brown to light brown or pale yellow with dark brown veins

Grain
The shaft is right and coarse uniform texture

Density/Hardness
Medium / High; moderately hard

Durability
Moderate resistance to wood decay agents

Areas of application
Flooring, furniture, interior carpentry, joinery, sporting goods and musical instruments