Latin name : Fraxinus excelsior

The unforgettable Black Bud of the Ash Tree

A very common sight across the country, Ash is under attack from die-back disease which could well wipe out a very large percentage of our Ash population. Incidentally, Ash Timber is one of the finest woods for logs and spits very little.

Flowers appear before the buds break

New leaves appear

Summer Foliage

An eye-catching display in the Autumn

Seeds produced by the thousand