Other common names : Common ash, European ash, Ache
- Deciduous broad-leaved tree.
Physical Properties :
- Under optimum conditions, grows to 25-30 m height, 15-20 m crown diameter.
- It has pointy, dark green leaves.
- It has large, pyramid form crown.
- Makes different leaf coloration according to the seasons.
Sun Request :
- Prefer full sunlight and partial shade. It needs light.
Bloom Time and Colour :
- Purplish-red coloured flowers opens clusters edges between April and May.
Fruit Time and Colour :
- Long and thin shaped seeds are occurs like droopy dense clusters.It gets mature in August.
- Not picky about soils but grows healthy in well-drained, efficiency soils.
- Eaves root are very strong and the water consumption is higher.
- It has resistance to cold weather but sensitive to frost.
- It has resistance to environmental pollution and salinity if it is not extreme.
- It is suitable type for forestation to road.
- USDA Zone 3a: -39,9 ° C (-40 ° F)
- USDA Zone 3b: -37,2 ° C (-35 ° F)
- USDA Zone 4a: -34,4 ° C (-30 ° F)
- USDA Zone 4b : -31,6 ° C (-25 ° F)
- USDA Zone 5a: -28,8 ° C (-20 ° F)
- USDA Zone 5b: -26,1 ° C (-15 ° F)
- USDA Zone 6a: -23,3 ° C (-10 ° F)
- USDA Zone 6b: -20,5 ° C (-5 ° F)
- USDA Zone 7a: -17.7 °C (0 °F)
- USDA Zone 7b: -14.9 °C (5 °F)
- USDA Zone 8a: -12.2 °C (10 °F)
- USDA Zone 8b: -9.4 °C (15 °F)
- USDA Zone 9a: -6.6 ° C (20 ° F)
- USDA Zone 9b: -3.8 ° C (25 ° F)