Green Alder is a cold hardy, native shrub. It is often planted on infertile sites so it can fix nitrogen from the air and improve the soil.
Green Alder is known for its smooth grey bark and attractive shiny green leaves; it is commonly used in reclamation.
Green Alder - 1 Year Old
A very popular pioneering species which is used a whole lot in reclamation work. Permaculture enthusiasts like it for the nitrogen fixing.
Stock Type: 412A Peat Plug (125ml)
Age: 1 year (1+0)
Size: 10-60 cm (4-24")
Height: 7 m (23 ft)
Spread: 3 m (10 ft)
Fall colour: yellow
Growth rate: fast
Life span: 50 years
Pollution tolerance: medium
In row spacing: 0.9 m (3 ft)
Between row spacing: 5 m (16 ft)
Other names: mountain alder, sitka alder
Ships to Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no
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