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Alnus glutinosa

  • Common Name: Alder
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Our native Alder carries the torch for summer throughout the dark days of winter. It is one of the last to drop its leaves in autumn, even then staunchly retaining its jolly crop of dark marble-sized cone-like fruits through the depths of winter. As early as January shimmering golden catkins appear, quickly joined by a fresh crop of leaves. In summer, Alder glutinosa has an airy semi-transparent crown that gives a dappled sunlight effect. A rapid growing, loosely conical tree with a naturalistic (if somewhat unruly!) growth habit. Superb as a multi-stem in a naturalistic setting. A shallow rooting habit.
  • Recommended for
    Avenue
    City/Courtyard
    Lg Garden/Park
    Med Garden
    Small Garden
    Native/Woodland
    Ornamental Woodland
    Screening
    Street
    Coastal
    Exposed
    Waterside
  • Tree Type
    Deciduous Deciduous
  • Height at Maturity
    Medium (10-18m) Medium (10-18m)
  • Growth Rate
    Fast Fast
  • Crown Shape
    Irregular Irregular
  • Season of Interest
    Spring, Winter
  • Ornamental Flower
    Slightly
  • Flower Colour
    Yellow
  • Summer Foliage Colour
    Not Specified
  • Intolerant of
    Not Specified
  • Soil Types Tolerated
    Chalk,Clay,Damp,Dry,Loam,Sandy,Waterlogged,Well drained

Stock Availability, Size and Pricing.
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Batch No Height (cm) Girth (cm) Pot Size (L) Delivery Vehicle Form Ready Date Area Key Quantity Price ex VAT
173230
300-350 12-14 - - Std Std 31/07/2021 Y32
13
£174.15
173231
450-500 16-18 100L Std Std 31/07/2021 Y32
2
£249.75
173033
350-400 16-18 120L Std Std 31/07/2021 B30
10
£249.75
173241
450-500 18-20 100L Std Std 31/07/2021 Y32
4
£298.35
169428
400-450 20-25 140L HS HS Now G03
1
£340.20
172723
450-500 20-25 160L Std Std Now G03
1
£340.20
167400
500-600 25-30 320L Std Std Now Y23
1
£360.45
168718
500-600 - 150L Fth Fth Now G01
2
£409.00
170192
500-600 25-30 280L Std Std Now G01
2
£409.00
172785
500-600 35-40 850L Std Std Now Y22
1
£1,023.30
172539
700-800 45-50 850L Std Std Now Y23
3
£1,244.70
*All prices shown are Ex VAT.
Batch No
173230
173231
173033
173241
169428
172723
167400
168718
170192
172785
172539
Height (cm) 300-350 450-500 350-400 450-500 400-450 450-500 500-600 500-600 500-600 500-600 700-800
Girth (cm) 12-14 16-18 16-18 18-20 20-25 20-25 25-30 - 25-30 35-40 45-50
Pot Size (L) - 100L 120L 100L 140L 160L 320L 150L 280L 850L 850L
Delivery Vehicle -
Form Std Std Std Std Std Std Std Std HS HS Std Std Std Std Fth Fth Std Std Std Std Std Std
Ready Date 31/07/2021 31/07/2021 31/07/2021 31/07/2021 Now Now Now Now Now Now Now
Area Key Y32 Y32 B30 Y32 G03 G03 Y23 G01 G01 Y22 Y23
Quantity
13
2
10
4
1
1
1
2
2
1
3
Price * ex VAT
£174.15
£249.75
£249.75
£298.35
£340.20
£340.20
£360.45
£409.00
£409.00
£1,023.30
£1,244.70