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Alnus orientalis

Classification

Order: Fagales
   Family: Betulaceae
            Genus: Alnus
                        Specie: Alnus orientalis

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil

Features: Glossy dark green leaves; yellow catkins

Uses: Shade tree Riverbank binder

Zones: 7-10

Description: This alder grows along riverbanks throughout Syria, Cyprus and southern Turkey. It is a handsome tree growing to 50 ft (15 m) and is closely related to Alnus cordata. The glossy dark green leaves have uneven margins and the emerging buds and young

Growth Habit: Narrow domed crown

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