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Fraxinus pennsylvannica ‘Urbdell Urbanite’

Plant name: Urbanite ash

Plant type: advanced / deciduous trees

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Description: A deciduous tree with a round to conically shaped canopy. This tree is known for its strong and straight trunk which begins a colour of ashy brown, developing deep grooves throughout its maturity. Its foliage is a dark green which fades to stunning yellow bronze colour in the autumn.

Origin: Eastern North America.

Cultural notes: Prefers full sun to part shade. Water well when establishing the tree. Fertilize when planting and prune when planting to encourage new growth.

Tolerates: Has a high amount of frost tolerance and can tolerate some drought.

Flowering type and season: Yellow-green flowers are present throughout Spring.

Foliage type and colour: A glossy dark green through spring and summer, turning yellow to bronze throughout autumn.

Soil type: Prefers a soil that is rich in humus and has high moister. Can tolerate many soil conditions.

Width: Up to 8m

Height: Up to 15m

Recommended uses: Streetscapes or avenues, parkland and larger yard areas are suitable for this tree. Not recommended for use along creeks, waterways or nature reserves.