Hazel Alder

Arbor walk #97, Treekeeper ID #6102

Hazel Alder is a multi-stemmed small tree and can grow to 20′ high and up to 15′ wide forming thickets by suckering. It is native from Nova Scotia to Illinois and Missouri south to eastern Texas and northern Florida. It is an ideal selection for naturalizing or rain gardens.

Common NameHazel Alder
Latin NameAlnus serrulata
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