Area of origin:
Europe. Grows naturally in the Maritime Alps in Corsica, cultivated in other places.
Height up to 15m,
width up to 15m (49.2')
Soil Type: All.
Hardiness: Hardy to -20°C.
Exposure: Full sun.
Characteristics 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:
(Fraxinus excelsior), yellow foliage in autumn.
(Fraxinus americana), autumnal foliage turns from yellow to red, then purple in autumn.