Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' at Hailey Park

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Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea'
early September 2015

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' 2

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea'
late September 2017

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' 1

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea'
late October 2015

Grid reference ST 14719 78917
Common name Golden ash
Origin Europe and Caucasus
Deciduous Yes
Height 12M September 2015
Girth 154cm @ 1.1M September 2015
Reference 299

This tree is on the lawn between the northerly playground and river.

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' bark

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' bark
September 2015

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' foliage

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' foliage
early September 2015

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' foliage2

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' foliage
late September 2017

General tree description

Fraxinus excelsior 'Jaspidea' is a clone of the Common ash, Fraxinus excelsior, characterised by its long-lasting yellow autumn foliage. It is a medium-sized tree (up to 18 metres tall) with pinnate leaves. These are mid green in spring and summer, turning yellow in autumn, making the entire crown gold. In winter the young shoots show golden yellow.