Fraxinus excelsior aurea – Golden Ash
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Spreading rounded habit.
FOLIAGE: Spring foliage is pale yellow, turning a bright green in Summer. The Autumn color is a vibrant gold.
DESCRIPTION: A medium to large tree. Slow growing with a spreading rounded habit. The new Spring foliage is pale yellow, turning a bright green in Summer. The Autumn colour is a vibrant gold, leaving the stark yellow trunk and branches in winter.
LANDSCAPE USES: A very attractive, hardy tree often selected as an ideal specimen tree or for avenue planting, parks and large gardens.
TOLERANCES: Cold hardy and tolerant to exposed situations including coastal locations.
TREE CARE: Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.