Part of genus Zanthoxylum in 🍊︎ citrus / rue  family Rutaceae.

Native to 🇺🇸 USA central and East, and nearby parts of 🇨🇦 Canada.   🗺 Map by county (🇺🇸 USA-48), 🗺 map (North America, Central America).  Adobe Acrobat Reader file

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Learn more about prickly ash Zanthoxylum americanum

🔍︎ 🔍︎ images Discover Life Encyclopedia of Life Michigan Flora (Minnesota) Wildflower Garden Minnesota Wildflowers Missouri Botanical Garden USDA PLANTS db Wikipedia