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The characteristics and symbolism of the Ash tree

Origins What’s in a name? There are several species of ash tree.  The Latin term Fraxinus derives from Greek frassein, which means “placing hedges”, as these trees were placed in this formation in the ancient Greece. Characteristics Fraxinius is a deciduous tree that can reach 35 meters (115 ft) and live up to 250 years! Its […]