More About Fraxinus pennsylvanica
- Pyramidal when young, maturing to a rounded, irregular crown
- Dark green, pinnate, compound leaves emerge later in the spring
- Drooping clusters of winged samaras ripen in the fall
- Foliage turns yellow in autumn
- Gray-brown bark develops distinctive, diamond-shaped ridging
Native to Ontario and parts of North America.
Like the white ash, the wood of green ash is commercially used for a variety of products including tool handles, oars, garden furniture and sports equipment.
Green / Red Ash Growing and Maintenance Tips
Ash trees have been used in a variety of landscape settings, as street trees or lawn specimens.
Fraxinus pennsylvanica Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils
Moist to Average