Scientific Name: Fraxinus pennsylvanica Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:green ash Texture:Medium
Family Name:OleaceaeHabit: Spreading, Upright
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):10 - 15m x 10 - 15m
Origin: Garden origin, Canada - central, U.S. - northeast Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Compound, Opposite, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Lustrous, Odd-pinnate, Leaflets stalked, Lanceolate, Serrate
Flowers: Flowers clustered, Green-yellow, Dark-red, Apr- May
Fruit: Samara, Green, Brown, Jul- Aug, (Persistent)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Shade tree, Tall background, Street (boulevard tree), Specimen plant, Fall interest
Key ID Features:Tree oval crown; leaves glossy, pinnate, olive-green, 5-7(-9) lanceolate leaflets; flowers purple, April-May; fruit brown samara (absent on some cultivars). Winter ID: leaf scar D-shaped below lateral bud; buds dark chocolate brown.