close-up of leaf Littleleaf Ash, Gregg Ash (Fraxinus  greggii) Overview of young littleleaf=
Common Name Littleleaf Ash
Latin Name Fraxinus greggii
Native Habitat Southwest deserts from 1,200 to 6,000 feet
Soil Dry to moist, decomposed granite, clay loam, limestone, low to some organic content, well drained, will grow in grass
Water Once per month in hot dry weather
Height X Width Maximum 12 X 20 feet, usual 8 feet X 12 feet
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Evergreen or deciduous
Garden Suitability Songbird
Ornamental Value Attractive small tree or shrub
Nature Value Birds eat seeds
Native American Uses N/A
Links  
    Images and data: http://cals.arizona.edu/pima/gardening/aridplants/Fraxinus_greggii.html
    Images and data: http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Oleaceae/Fraxinus_greggii.html
    Images and data: http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/ornamentals/natives/fraxinusgreggii.htm
    Images and data: http://museum.utep.edu/chih/gardens/plants/DtoF/fraxgregg.htm
    Images and data: http://www.yuccado.com/displayone.php?ytitle=Fraxinus%20greggii
    Distribution map: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=FRGR2
Note: High pollinator
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