Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' at Heath Park

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' 0

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula'
late April 2015

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' 1

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula'
late May 2015

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' 2

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula'
mid June 2015

Grid reference ST 17631 79830
Common name Weeping ash
Origin Europe
Deciduous Yes
Status Wales Champion 2015
Height 12M April 2015
Girth 250cm approx. April 2015
Reference 209
Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' foliage

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' foliage
early June 2015

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' foliage2

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' view out from beneath tree
early August 2015

General tree description

Fraxinus excelsior 'Pendula' is a cultivar of the Common ash, Fraxinus excelsior, characterised by its umbrella-like crown and wide-spreading weeping branches. It is a medium-sized tree up to 17 metres in height. The leaves are pinnate, sometimes turning yellow in the autumn.