Fraxinus excelsior 'aurea' - Golden Ash Tree

The reliable autumn foliage and distinctive yellow bark on young branches of the Fraxinus excelsior 'aurea' - Golden Ash Tree provide year round interest. The Golden Ash is an old favourite. This tree makes a lovely shade tree in any garden and is well suited to lining drive ways and avenues.

Height: 7 metres.

Width: 7 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate.

Form: Fraxinus excelsior 'aurea' - Golden Ash Tree is broadly conical to rounded. Eventually develops into a medium sized, spreading, multi-branched tree.

Foliage: Golden Ash has pinnate leaves which are pale lemon colour in spring, becoming very pale green in summer,

Autumn Colour: Folage turning brilliant gold in early autumn.

Bark: Young branches yellow with distinctive black winter buds. Becoming yellow-grey with age.

Tolerances: Fraxinus excelsior 'aurea' - Golden Ash Tree is best planted in moist, deep soil in cooler areas but tolerates both wet and relatively dry conditions. Performs well on alkaline soils. Reasonable tolerance to heat and low levels of dought.

Landscape use:  The Golden Ash is suitable as a shade or specimen tree and for lining a driveway.  Its lime green summer foliage makes for a fabulous contrast against other dark green foliage.  Provides solid yellow colour in early Autumn.  Also when used as a driveway tree, the yellowness contrasts nicely against both dark and light surfaces.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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Blerick Tree Farm 
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55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
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