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Courtesy of Greenleaf Nursery


Fraxinus americana cv 'Junginger'

AUTUMN PURPLE ASH

Buy Autumn Purple Ash online. Autumn Purple is a rapid growing seedless ash that forms a shapely rounded crown. The glossy dark green foliage turns a deep purple to mahogany in fall.

Height:

35-45 Feet

Spread:

50-60 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Rough
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Growth Habit*
  • Large Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Purple/Brilliant Purple
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Birds
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Tree
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Well-Drained
  • Average
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Wind/Dust Break
  • Accent Plant
  • Sound Barrier
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Fraxinus is very easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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