Native to: France Crown: Rounded Height: 25 - 30 feet Width: 15 feet Growth Rate: Slow
Characteristics: Foliage is yellow in fall. This Ash forms a tight globe early in life.
Negative Features: May require regular pruning to avoid problems with structure. May break up in ice storms. Grafts may have structural problems as they age.
Uses: Good for underneath wires, cul-de-sacs, and tight situations where there is little room on arterial, collector, and residential streets. Best used in limited quantity. This is a good choice when a shorter tree is necessary in order not to obscure a view.
Comments: Globe European Ash has a globe shape that is fairly formal in appearance.