Emerald Wave™ Griffith Ash
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||FRAK-si-nus gr-if-FITH-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate grower to 45 ft. tall and 25 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Design Ideas||This 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.|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||Create 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').|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-10