Native: Italy, Corsica
- Shape: Oval or Rounded
- Foliage: Deciduous Cordate, Medium to Dark Green, Bronze
- Height: 40 - 50 feet.
- Width: 25 feet
- Flowers: Inconspicuous. Green or Yellow. Flowers in Spring.
- Fruit: Prolific, Brown Cone, Medium (0.50 - 1.50 inches), fruiting in Winter Wildlife use it.
- Bark: Light Gray, Furrowed or Smooth.
- Shading Capacity: Dense in Leaf, Dense out of Leaf.
- Litter Issue: Dry Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
- Zones: Sunset 2 - 9 and 14 – 24, USDA Hardiness 5 - 7.
- Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Pests & Disease Information
- Resistant: Borer.
- Susceptible: Beetle Borers, Powdery Mildew.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
- Branch Strength: Medium.
- Root Damage Potential: Moderate.
- Health Hazard: Allergy
- Attracts: Birds
SelecTree. "Alnus cordata Tree Record." 1995-2018. Mar 1, 2018.
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