Tag Alder Tree

Tag Alder Tree

Tag Alder Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Alnus serrulata
Hardiness Zones:   5 to 9
Growth_Rate:   --
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; range of soil types (moist, dry, poor)
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Multistemmed
Height:   15 to 20'
Weight:   -
Leaf:   2 to 4" alternate, simple leaves; yellow and orange fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Bright yellow catkins in spring; .5 cone shaped fruit persists through the winter
Comments:    Spreads by suckers; fruit eaten by birds
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --