Ash

Rampisham timber services - Ash treeEnglish ash trees are hardwood deciduous trees and are the third most common tree in Britain.

Ash is one of the toughest hardwoods and absorbs shocks without splintering. It is used for making tools and sport handles. It is also an attractive wood, and these qualities make it popular for furniture making.

As a firewood it is fairly unique, having the combustible quality to burn well even if slightly green, and when seasoned is known as the king of firewood.