Fraxinus angustifolia 'raywood' - Claret Ash Tree

Claret Ash is a fabulous shade tree which has a lovely shape and beautiful autumn foliage.  The Claret Ash is suitable for medium sized urban gardens, parks and street plantings. Has been a very popular landscape tree in Australia for many years.

Height: 8 - 10 metres.  (Tends only to reach its minimum height in an urban environments)

Width: 7- 10 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate to fast.

Form: Fraxinus angustifolia 'raywood' - Claret Ash Tree grows into a round to oval shape as a mature tree. Narrow, upright when young.

Foliage: The Claret Ash has dark green, pinnate leaves.

Autumn colour:  The Claret Ash has a rich claret-red to plum-purple in autumn.

Tolerances: Fraxinus angustifolia 'raywood' - Claret Ash Tree is adaptable to a wide range of soil and site conditions, but performs best in moist, well drained soils in full sun. Quite drought tolerant. Not suited to very wet sites.

Landscape use:  A nice shade or speciemn tree and looks fabulous lining a drive or avenue.  

Reference: Claret Ash


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

Email Us:
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917