Garden Plants Common alder, Alnus characteristics

Latin name: Alnus

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Garden Plants Common alder, Alnus photo, characteristics green
leaf color: green
Garden Plants Common alder, Alnus photo, characteristics silvery
leaf color: silvery

Garden Plants Common alder (Alnus) characteristics

shrub or tree height (cm)higher 200 cm
known to be toxicnot poisonous plant
leaf colorsilvery, green


landscape usespecimen
sun exposuresemi-shade, full sun


cold hardiness zone3 (-40 to -34°c), 4 (-34 to -29°c), 5 (-29 to -23°c), 6 (-23 to -18°c), 7 (-18 to -12°c)
frost resistancefrost resistance
shelter in wintershelter is not required


soil acidityneutral soil
water needsmoderate, high
soil typesandy loam soil, loamy soil
growth rate of plantfast growing

*Some characteristics are relevant for a temperate climate

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