37 Globe European Ash

Portrait style photo of Globe European Ash with late summer green foliage.Facts About Globe European Ash

Fraxinus excelsior 'Globosum'

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.

Moss covered section of Globe European Ash bark of medium grey with deep furrows.
Engraved stone sign for Globe European Ash, Fraxinus excelsior 'Globosum.'
Graphic of a golden, smiling sun.
Graphic of planter dimension for 4 ft.
Graphic displaying whether tree height will work with existing utility lines.