More About Fraxinus americana
- Pyramidal when young, maturing to a rounded crown
- Dark green, pinnate leaves with white undersides emerge later in the spring
- Several (5 to 9) leaflets make up the compound leaves
- Foliage turns yellow with purple shading in the fall
Native to Ontario and parts of North America.
White ash is a valuable, timber tree. Its wood is commercially used for a variety of products including tool handles, oars, garden furniture and sports equipment.
White Ash Growing and Maintenance Tips
Ash trees have been used in a variety of landscape settings, including street trees and for lawn specimens.
Fraxinus americana Characteristics