Fraxinus pennsylvanica 'Cimmaron'
Common name: Green ash, downy ash, swamp ash, water ash, cimmaron ash
Fraxinus pennsylvanica is native to eastern North America. It is deciduous, with beautiful yellow leaves in the fall. It is a common street tree. In fact, 60% of the street trees in Edmonton are green ash. However, these trees are threatened by the emerald ash borer. Our cultivar is also known as 'Cimmzam.'
Photos by Tresa Horney.
Green leaves photo by Matt Lavin Bozeman, Montana - Fraxinus pennsylvanicaUploaded by Tim1357, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22758044
Tree in fall photo by Steven Katovich, USDA Forest Service / CC BY 3.0 US (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/us/deed.en)