Area of origin: Europe. Grows naturally in the Maritime Alps in Corsica, cultivated in other places.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 15m, width up to 15m (49.2')
Soil Type: All.
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C.
Exposure: Full sun.
Properties and uses:
The beautiful perfumed white flowers appear in April and May. This tree is very impressive whether planted alone, in rows or within a mixed hedge. Bonsai enthusiasts enjoy working on this species.
List of Ash:
• European Ash (Fraxinus excelsior), yellow foliage in autumn.
• White Ash (Fraxinus americana), autumnal foliage turns from yellow to red, then purple in autumn.