|Grid reference||ST 19673 77999|
|Common name||Golden ash|
|Origin||Europe and Caucasus|
|Status||Wales Champion 2013|
|Height||20M March 2015|
|Girth||205cm March 2015|
This tree is on the north bank of the brook about 40M upstream of 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.