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Desert Ash (Fraxinus Oxycarpa)

Desert Ash
DESERT-ASH-2.5-3METRE

An attractive, hardy and large spreading tree with a moderate to fast growth rate. Consists of seven leaflets changing to various shades of yellow and gold in Autumn. Inconspicuous flowers appear in late Winter/early Spring when the tree is still leafless.

Maximum Height:

8-15 metres

Maximum Spread:

6-12 metres

Canopy:

A deciduous tree with a dense rounded crown and green canopy throughout Summer.

Position:

High tolerance of dry, hot Summers with low water demands. Will thrive on nutritious soils but tolerates any well-drained soils, including alkaline though performs best in moist, well-drained soils and in full sun.

Best Suited For:

Provides fabulous foliage display, suitable as a shade or specimen tree, adaptable in a range of locations in particular streetscapes and parkland due to its deep root system.

Care:

Mulch and water frequently particularly during dry seasons. Requires pruning to develop h3 structure, particularly during early years of development.

Advise level of care:

Easy Care