Wafer Ash (Ptelea trifoliata)


Size: 25 feet tall
Light Requirement: Sun, Part-Shade, Shade
Soil Moisture: Does best in moist, well-drained soil, but is adaptable in most soil types
Flower: Yellow-green (non-showy)
Bloom time: May – June
Fruit: Light brown, circular samaras (winged papery seeds)
Fruit time: Late summer – Winter

Wafer-ash is a small, native, rounded tree or large shrub, growing 15 to 20Β  feet high and wide. Despite its name, this tree is not an ash tree, and is unaffected by the emerald ash borer. Dark green leaves change to yellow in the fall. The crushed leaves have a pleasant aromatic scent. The plants have a tendency to sucker.

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