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Fraxinus americana 'Autumn Purple®' (Junginger)

Fraxinus americana 'Junginger' - Autumn Purple® Ash - Autumn Colour

More About Fraxinus americana Autumn Purple® ('Junginger')

  • Pyramidal when young, maturing to an oval to rounded crown
  • Dark green, pinnate, compound leaves emerge later in the spring
  • One of the first trees to develop fall colour
  • Outstanding fall colour of rich maroon-purple with interior colours of orange, red and gold

Interesting Notes:

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.

Zone:

4

Height:

16-18 m

Spread:

10-12 m
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Autumn Purple® Ash Growing and Maintenance Tips

Ash trees have been used in a variety of landscape settings, as street trees or lawn specimens.  'Autumn Purple', as the name suggests, has a much darker purple, fall colour than the common, white ash.


Fraxinus americana Autumn Purple® ('Junginger') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast

Soil Moisture

Well-drained

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Habit

Oval
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green (dark)
Purple

Landscape uses

Specimen

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