Common Name: Alder
Easy to grow trees that will tolerate any soil condition except shallow chalk. Ideal for waterlogged soil, river banks and shelter belts. Respond well to coppicing and heavy prune at any stage.
Yellow leaves in May, catkins borne in March and small cone-like fruits in autumn. Ideal tree for damp areas prone to waterlogging...Full Details>
The most ornamental and graceful form with deeply, fine cut leaves. Purple male catkins in autumn.Full Details>
Deciduous tree with yellowish-green leaves. Ideal for coppicing. Stunning glossy, bright golden bark in winter.Full Details>