Speckled Alder - Alnus rugosa | Pots ready spring & fall

Common name: Speckled Alder

Scientific name: Alnus rugosa

Example mature size: 7.5 m tall, 4.5 m wide; 25 ft tall, 15 ft wide

Sunlight: Full-sun, Partial-sun

Water: Medium-wet

Soil: Loam

Blooms: Green in April

Ontario plant status: Native Shrub, Common

Natural habitats: Riverbanks-beaches, Open-upland

Wildlife benefits:

Points of interest: - Sometimes the wood is used for smoking Salmon, seafood or cofee