Patmore Green Ash
Fraxinus pennsylvanica 'Patmore'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||FRAK-si-nus pen-sil-VAN-i-ka|
|Lore||The wood of ash trees is so hard it is the legendary choice in the Old World for carving handles and weapons.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing to 40 ft. tall with canopy half as wide.|
|Design Ideas||Exceptional shade tree in lawn or in ground, particularly wet sites. Makes a fine urban street tree in parkways and medians, but may be better in parks and open space where trees may root more freely without problem concrete damage.|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Naturalizes Well, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Tolerates Wet Soils, Waterwise, Tolerates Road Salt|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
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: 2 - 9