common alder

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Related to common alder: black alder, European Alder
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Synonyms for common alder

medium-sized tree with brown-black bark and woody fruiting catkins

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Like our native alder, the common alder thrives near water or on moist sites.
Common alder (Alnus glutinosa) is native to Europe and North Africa and also grows in Russia, western Asia and Japan.
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