REGIONS OF DISTRIBUTION: North America
COUNTRIES OF DISTRIBUTION: Canada, United States.
ENVIRONMENTAL PROFILE: Generally secure within its natural habitat. American Ash inhabits eastern North America.
HEARTWOOD COLOUR: Brown, yellow to golden yellow-orange in colour.
SAPWOOD COLOUR: Paler than heartwood. White to yellow in colour.
WORKING PROPERTIES: Bores, carves, cuts, glues, moulds, planes, sands, screws and polishes well. Can be fairly easily nailed. Medium bending strength.