Autumn Purple Ash
Fraxinus americana 'Junginger'
Pyramidal-rounded in form with deep green spring color. Spectacular fall color in the red-purple range of hues. Susceptible to the Emerald Ash Borer beetle, though lesser so than other species of ash.
Full sun, prefers deep, moist, well-drained soils.
Nice symmetrical shade tree with unusual and brilliant fall color.
45' at maturity
40' at maturity
Pyramidal to rounded
The leaves are a fine, deep green in summer, becoming red purple in fall.
Ash gray to gray-brown with thin furrows.
Native to eastern North America. Ashes can be susceptible to diseases and insect issues.