Fact Sheet: Common Ash, Fraxinus excelsior

🇮🇹 Frassino comune, frassino maggiore

🇫🇷 Frêne

Plant group: Woody plant / shrub

Subgroup: Broadleaf / shrub

Family: Oleaceae


Native to: CH, DE, AT

Originates in: Europe, North Africa, Middle East

Habitus:  large tree, upright, broad crown

Height: 25.00 - 40.00 m

Inside / outside: perennial outdoors


Flower: red, brown / beige / grey, green / greenish

Flowering period: April to May

Fruit colour: brown / beige / grey

Fruit season: September to October

Scion / trunk: brown / grey, green

Leaf shape: imparipinnate

Leaf margin: serrated

Leaf arrangement: decussate

Foliage: deciduous