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Hazel Smooth Speckled Alder (Alnus incana ssp. Rugosa)

Hazel Smooth Speckled Alder (Alnus incana ssp. Rugosa)

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You will get 50 seeds of Alnus incana ssp. Rugosa, HAZEL SMOOTH SPECKLED ALDER for planting.

The Alnus incana ssp. rugosa, also known as Hazel Alder or Smooth Alder, is a fast-growing and nitrogen-fixing shrub or small tree. It is ideal for re-establishing woodlands on disused farmlands or challenging sites, as it provides shelter to other trees and supports surrounding vegetation. In addition to its ecological benefits, this alder variant can be used for controlling bank erosion and its bark can be used as a dark dye.

Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours

Stratification: cold stratify for 30 -60days

Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

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