• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate grower to 45 ft. tall and 25 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Deer Resistant
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:FRAK-si-nus gr-if-FITH-eye
    Plant type:Tree
    Growth habit:Round
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 45 ft. tall and 25 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    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
    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 & Lore
    This warm climate ash is native to India and Southeast Asia. A timber tree in Taiwan and well established in Australian landscapes.