STUNNING Claret Ash – FRAXINUS oxycarpa ‘Raywoodii’

Stunning Claret Ash - FRAXINUS oxycarpa Raywoodii - Wanaka - April

The Stunning Claret Ash trees are now starting to show off their lovely autumn colours. This is a very popular, well rounded tree that is well known for its striking autumn foliage and can be used to great effect in avenue plantings (as shown above in Central Otago). Is well suited to dry areas.

Lovely grades available as below:

FRAXINUS oxycarpa 'Raywoodii' 45lt, April

FRAXINUS oxycarpa ‘Raywoodii’Claret Ash, 35/45lt container, 2.5-3m now

FRAXINUS oxycarpa 'Raywoodii' 80lt, April

FRAXINUS oxycarpa ‘Raywoodii’Claret Ash, 80lt container, 4m now

Interesting FRAXINUS oxycarpa ‘Raywoodii’ Tree Facts….

The Claret ash or Raywood ash is a cultivar of ash tree, a seedling variant of the Caucasian ash (Fraxinus angustifolia subsp. oxycarpa) – Wikipedia

The original seedling was discovered near a group of assorted ash trees in Sewell’s nursery in the Mount Lofty Ranges in South Australia about 1910, and later grown at the nearby property Raywood (former home of the Downer family) – Wikipedia