Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Green Alder, Mountain Alder
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Alnus crispa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Alnus viridis ssp. crispa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Alnus viridis var. crispa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Alnus crispa 054-01-001

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Alnus alnobetula


Male catkin buds sessile, not pendent, per Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tag Alder, Hazel Alder, Smooth Alder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Alnus serrulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Alnus serrulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Alnus serrulata 054-01-002

Male catkins longer than female catkins, pendent, each one stalked, per Woody Plants of the Blue Ridge.


range map need picture of flower of Alnus incana ssp. rugosa, Speckled Alder
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Speckled Alder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Alnus incana ssp. rugosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Alnus incana ssp. rugosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Alnus rugosa


range map need picture of flower of Alnus maritima ssp. georgiensis, Georgia Alder
Common Name: Georgia Alder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Alnus maritima ssp. georgiensis
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Alnus maritima

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Black Alder, European Alder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Alnus glutinosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Alnus glutinosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Alnus alnus


Male catkins appear in fall; female appear in spring before leaves emerge, per Invasive Plants, Guide to Identification, Impacts and Control.


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