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Alder Tree

Alder (Alnus glutinosa) is a deciduous tree native to Europe and Asia, often found near water. Recognised by dark green leaves, it contributes to riparian ecosystems and provides habitat for wildlife.

Size

Ultimate Height

Higher than 12 metres

Ultimate Spread

4–8 metres

Time to Ultimate Height

20–50 years

Colour & Accent

# Stem Flower Foliage Fruit
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Winter

Growing Conditions

Terrain

Chalk, Clay, Loam

Moisture

Moist but well-drained, Poorly‑drained

pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Position

Sun

Full Sun

Aspect

North, West, South or East facing

Exposure

Exposed or Sheltered

Hardiness

H7

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