Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate grower to 45 ft. tall and 25 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Deer Resistant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Inconspicuous
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Botanical Pronunciation:FRAK-si-nus gr-if-FITH-eye
Plant type:Tree
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Growth habit:Round
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 45 ft. tall and 25 ft. wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Inconspicuous
Flower color:White
Design IdeasThis is the perfect smaller tree for homesites that need a single candidate to shade a front yard or to separate homes for more individual curb appeal. Ideally sized for shading an outdoor living area or courtyard. Use for long range perimeter plantings or in the lawn where it thrives. Will shade a driveway without unnecessary litter.
Companion PlantsCreate a beautiful composition with bold shrubs such as Adonis Blue Butterfly Bush, (Buddleja davidii 'Adonis Blue'), Magical Gold Forsythia, (Forsythia x intermedia 'Kolgold'), Carter's Sunburst Camellia, (Camellia japonica 'Carter's Sunburst'), August Beauty Gardenia, (Gardenia jasminoides 'August Beauty').
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: winter.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
History:
This warm climate ash is native to India and Southeast Asia. A timber tree in Taiwan and well established in Australian landscapes.