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Taxon: Fraxinus mandshurica Rupr.

Genus: Fraxinus section: Fraxinus
Family: Oleaceae tribe: Oleeae
Nomen number: 17202
Place of publication: Bull. Cl. Phys.-Math. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 15:371. 1857
Name verified on: 23-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-Mar-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 21 in National Plant Germplasm System.

Common names:

  • Japanese ash   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • Manchurian ash   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • shui qu liu   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • mandschurische Esche   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – German
  • yachidamo   (Source: F Japan ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • manchurisk ask   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Materials: wood   (for plywood, carpentry products and machine parts, fide F USSR; F ChinaEng)

Distributional range:

    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur
    China: China - Gansu [n.], Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Jilin, Liaoning, Shaanxi, Shanxi
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, Honshu; Korea




Check other web resources for Fraxinus mandshurica Rupr.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.


  • Check for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (05 October 2015)

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