Alnus glutinosa - Common Alder Hedge plants
Alnus glutinosa or Common Alder are fast growing deciduous native hedge plants found all over Britain especially in wet, boggy areas. Common Alder have both male and female catkins, serrated dark green leaves which make this a standout plant early spring. Alder is best planted in those moist, boggy areas. They can be in full sun or partial shade. Excellent for preventing soil erosion and for establishing tree or hedgerow planting schemes in waterlogged areas. Easy to grow.
- Alder is a native hedge plant and is perfect for Coastal or Seaside situations, tough and hardy,
- Perfect for boggy or wet areas of gardens or landscape projects.
- Supplied 40-60cm tall, bare root and ready to plant
- Price Includes VAT
Where to Plant
Alder is wildlife friendly, especially for Sisken birds that feed on its winged seeds. Include in current hedgerows, or plant in those areas that are wet, somewhat boggy. Alder is also great for seaside situations, as they are tough and hardy. Plant full sun to partial shade. Excellent for preventing soil erosion and for establishing tree or hedgerow planting schemes in waterlogged areas. Easy to grow.
**Scot Plants Direct can only supply bareroot plants when they are dormant during the winter months from November to April annually.
At ScotPlants Direct we strive to make all our deliveries of completed orders an easy and trouble-free experience. We aim to despatch all orders received within 3-7 working days following receipt of your completed and paid for order. In the majority of cases we despatch sooner than 7-10 working days, although, during our busy season when items ordered are out of stock the despatch time may be longer. Once despatched, your order should be with you the following day, dependent on post code.
We ask that customers do not return goods to us without informing us first. This is to ensure that our staff at ScotPlants Direct are aware of your return and can attach any item to your details correctly. Our returns procedure is designed to provide the best possible outcome for all parties involved. Where necessary we will make arrangements for return of goods via our couriers, preferably in original packaging.
All orders placed online or over the telephone are bound by our full Terms and Conditions. Please read and understand them before ordering.