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It is found predominantly in the southwestern United States, occurring from southeastern California west to Colorado and south into Texas and northern Mexico [10,14,25].
The fruit is an indehiscent samara (a one or two unopened seeded winged fruit) 0.6 to 1.0 inch (1.5 to 2.5 cm) long and 0.24 to 0.32 inch (6-8 mm) wide. The bark is thin, and divided by shallow fissures into narrow, scaly ridges [10,14,19,25].
In tree form, singleleaf ash typically has a crooked trunk and rounded crown .