Hazel Alder; Tag Alder
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Fast; 24" or more a yearMature Height - 6-20'Mature Width - 12-20'Longevity - 20 years or less
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - In March before leaves. Male – slender, drooping purple or brown. Female – deep purple, clusters of 3's.Fruit - Brown; early August through late February.Leaf - Fall Color - green late then yellow tinged with redBark - Gray to gray-brown.Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Resistant to soil compaction and drought; salt sensitive.Native Habitat - Maine south to Florida to LouisianaDiseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Alder.- Other plants of the family Betulaceae.- Other plants of the genus Alnus.- Other plants of the species Alnus serrulata.