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Modesto Ash
Fraxinus velutina


Modesto Ash
Fraxinus velutina

Available in 
 15 gal & 36" Box 

Modesto Ash Tree(Fraxinus velutina) Moderate to fast growing tree. It is deciduous and the leaves turn a bright golden yellow in the fall. They can grow about 50ft tall and 50-60ft wide. Excellent shade tree for medium sized backyard. This tree is drought tolerant and can tolerate poor soil, which makes it a good choice for southwestern landscapers.

30-40 ft. (9-12 m) over 40 ft. (12 m)
20-30 ft. (6-9 m) 30-40 ft. (9-12 m)
Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Bloom Color:
Chartreuse (Yellow-Green) Pale Green
Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Grown for foliage, Deciduous
               Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured Good Fall Color
Other details: Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

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