Velvet Ash, Arizona Ash, Modesto Ash Fraxinus velutina

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Botanical Name:

Fraxinus velutina

Family:

Oleaceae

Genus:

Fraxinus

Species:

velutina

Common Name:

Velvet Ash, Arizona Ash, Modesto Ash

Seeds Per Pound:
13,650
Quantity:
1.38 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
30
Germination:
77%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
35 feet
Collection Locale:
Louisiana
Crop Year:
2021
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
8
In Stock: 1.38 lb
Prices
  • Fraxinus velutina

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1 packet
$4.95
10 gram
$11.50
1 oz
$14.95
1 lb
$89.50
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: warm stratify for 60 days, cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, keep moist, mulch the seed bed, can be sown outdoors in the fall for spring germination.
In a Nutshell:
* Fraxinus velutina ( Velvet Ash or Arizona Ash or Modesto Ash ) is a species of Fraxinus native to southwestern North America , in the United States from southern California east to Texas , and in Mexico from northern Baja California east to Coahuila and Nuevo León . more...
* Native to the U.S. Southwest, where it is sometimes used as a street or shade tree, 3-5 leaflets per leaf, dark gray scaly ridged bark, velvety young shoots, downy leaves.
* A fairly wind resistant tree, it can be grown as part of a shelterbelt planting. more...