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Alder

1.0025.00

Alnus glutinosa
Evergreen Tree

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Description

Water loving evergreen tree. Ideal for planting in wet areas, near rivers, lakes and ponds. Conical in shape with dark bark. Leaves are leathery dark green and racquet shaped. Female catkins, which are small brown cones, stay on the tree all year round. Can be grown in nutrient poor soil. Sold as bareroot plants in Winter months.

Soil: Any well draining soil, loves wet soil.
Status: Hardy in cold weather.
Position: Full sun, shade, tolerates shade
Flowering: Catkins in Spring

Additional information

Size

2-3 ft whips, 5-6ft light, 10ft std

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