Fraxinus oxycarpa 'Raywood'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||FRAK-si-nus oks-i-KAR-pa|
|Average Size at Maturity||Vigorous grower to 60 to 70 ft. tall and almost as wide.|
|Design Ideas||Raywood is a fine source of fall color and is also drought resistant. Good street tree that, with age, provides considerable shade. Plant as a single specimen, in a grove for more widespread shade or for seasonal shading on hotter south and west exposures.|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Fall Color, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Key Feature||Fall Color|
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: 6 - 9