Arizona Alder

Alnus oblongifolia

plant type:
tree
lifecycle:
perennial
growing season:
warm
cool
cover:
Moderate

Soil

Acceptable Soil Types:
Clay
Loam
Sand
Gravel
Acceptable Soil conditions:
Alkaline

Location

Min elevation:
3200
Max elevation:
7500
Counties: 
Apache
Cochise
Coconino
Gila
Graham
Greenlee
Maricopa
Mohave
Navajo
Pima
Pinal
Yavapai

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
High
Germination Requirements: 
Moist Soils
Reproduction: 
NA
Establishment: 
NA

Ecological

Best Suited for these Site conditions:
ColdFireFloodingRiparian
Best Suited for these Management goals:
Erosion controlWildlife habitat

Additional Information

Commercial availability:
Commonly available
Citations:

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