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Speckled Alder

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The Speckled Alder Tree (Alnus rugosa) is a deciduous tree that has been widely used throughout history for its medicinal purposes as well as in modern herbalism. It flowers in May with the seeds opening and ripening in October. This is an excellent pioneer species for re-establishing woodlands or difficult sites. Its fast rate of growth means that it quickly provides sheltered conditions to allow more permanent woodland trees to become established. In addition, bacteria on the roots fix atmospheric nitrogen - whilst this enables the tree to grow well in quite poor soils it also makes some of this nitrogen available to other plants growing nearby. Alder trees also have a heavy leaf canopy and when the leaves fall in the autumn they help to build up the humus content of the soil. Alder seedlings do not compete well in shady woodland conditions and so this species gradually dies out as the other trees become established. The tree has an extensive root system and can be planted to control banks from erosion. A dark dye is obtained from the bark. Browns, through red to orange colours can be obtained from the bark. The plant growth habit is multistemmed with multiple stems from the crown. This tree grows at a fast rate.

HEIGHT: 15-25'
WIDTH: 15-25'
Prefers full sun to partial shade and does well in moist soils
ZONES: 3-6

What you are receiving is 1 Speckled Alder Tree featuring GTSuper Roots, at a size of your choosing. Handle with care.
$29.99
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