European Green Alder, Green Alder Alnus viridis

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Alnus viridis

Family:

Betulaceae

Genus:

Alnus

Species:

viridis

Common Name:

European Green Alder, Green Alder

Seeds Per Pound:
1,098,680
Quantity:
0.95 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
791
Germination:
71%
Germination Test Type:
Actual
Purity:
92%
Height:
30 feet
Collection Locale:
Denmark
Crop Year:
2011
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4

In Stock: 0.95 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
4.95
1 oz
59.95
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* A shrub; shiny dark green leaves to 3" long; Native to Europe.
* It is a large shrub or small tree 3-12 m tall with smooth grey bark even in old age. The leaves are shiny green, ovoid, 3-8 cm long and 2-6 cm broad. more...
* An orange-red to brown dye can be obtained from the bark.