Ash (Lat. Fraxinus excelsior)
Family: Olive (Lat. Oleaceae)
Size: Ash can grow up to 35 m in height. The trunk can grow to around 4 m in circumference.
Origin of our ash wood: Sweden
Hardness: Hard, strong and lightweight. Brinell value: 4.0
Colour change: Medium strong, ash yellows over the years from a pale colour to a more straw-coloured appearance.