|Grid reference||ST 19485 78112|
|Common name||Golden ash|
|Origin||Europe and Caucasus|
|Height||15M March 2015|
|Girth||210cm March 2015|
|Tree removed due to disease||January 2018|
This tree is by the railings, opposite Cressy Road, just a few yards from the foot bridge.
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.