Xeriscape Demonstration Garden
Fraxinus uhdei 'Orange County'-
Orange County Shamel Ash
Evergreen to semi-evergreen tree native
in Mexico which can grow into a large tree eventually 80' or more.
At maturity can also be 60' across. 5-9 glossy green leaves which
in mild winters can be evergreen. It can suffer some frost damage
in cold winters in colder areas. It is also subject to narrow
crotches. It is not resistent to Texas Root Rot but is to Oak Root
Fungus. Regular irrigation is best for this species.