|16. White Ash circa 1920|
Easily recognized in autumn by its purple-bronzeleaf colouring. A source of hard, tough wood most often used in the manufactureof sports equipment. The most prevalent of all native ashes, white ashbark was at one time used for the treatment of fevers. It has been suggestedthat the juice extract from a fresh leaf can provide relief when appliedto a mosquito bite.
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