Flowering Ash – Fraxinus ornus

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A very hardy and fast growing specimen with showy white flowers in spring.

As with other Ash this species is great for a forest style bonsai planting, whilst it's clusters of white flowers in spring are fragrant and extremely striking.It also adapts itself well to formal or informal uprights, slanting or broom styles.  

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As with other Ash this species is great for a forest style bonsai planting, whilst it's clusters of white flowers in spring are fragrant and extremely striking.It also adapts itself well to formal or informal uprights, slanting or broom styles.  

Bonsai Location

Outdoor

Bonsai Difficulty

Beginner

Bonsai Styles

Formal Upright, Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk

Bonsai Size

Large (80-200cm)

Position/Sunlight

Full Sun

Additional Features

Attracts Birds, Easy Care Plants, Fragrant

In the Garden

Grown for its ornamental qualities, this species is a very good lawn specimen and looks great in larger gardens and parks. With a dense rounded canopy, it provides great shade in summer and the leaves turn red in autumn giving it great colour all year round.

Propagation

Ash trees will tolerate most soil types and in particular can manage highly alkaline soils better than most trees. Suitable for all temperate and cold areas of Australia this species is moderately frost tolerant and should be grown in sunny positions where they are not crowded, thus allowing the roots plenty of room to develop.

Common Name:Flowering Ash
Scientific Name:Fraxinus ornus
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 20
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Hardiness:1 (-15 to -10 °C)
Ideal Soil pH:Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Type:Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Medium
Flower Colour:White
Bonsai Location:Outdoor
Bonsai Difficulty:Beginner
Bonsai Styles:Formal Upright, Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk
Bonsai Size:Large (80-200cm)
Tree Full Height:15-25m
Tree Full Width:2-5m
Foliage:Deciduous
Foliage Colour:Green
Seasons Of Interest:Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Additional Features:Attracts Birds, Easy Care Plants, Fragrant
Growing Information

In the Garden

Grown for its ornamental qualities, this species is a very good lawn specimen and looks great in larger gardens and parks. With a dense rounded canopy, it provides great shade in summer and the leaves turn red in autumn giving it great colour all year round.

Propagation

Ash trees will tolerate most soil types and in particular can manage highly alkaline soils better than most trees. Suitable for all temperate and cold areas of Australia this species is moderately frost tolerant and should be grown in sunny positions where they are not crowded, thus allowing the roots plenty of room to develop.

Product Details
Common Name:Flowering Ash
Scientific Name:Fraxinus ornus
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 20
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Hardiness:1 (-15 to -10 °C)
Ideal Soil pH:Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Type:Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Medium
Flower Colour:White
Bonsai Location:Outdoor
Bonsai Difficulty:Beginner
Bonsai Styles:Formal Upright, Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk
Bonsai Size:Large (80-200cm)
Tree Full Height:15-25m
Tree Full Width:2-5m
Foliage:Deciduous
Foliage Colour:Green
Seasons Of Interest:Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Additional Features:Attracts Birds, Easy Care Plants, Fragrant