A fast growing riparian tree which provides quick canopy cover to sites within just a couple of years. This tree is a favorite of our local beaver population. With the discovery of the Emerald Ash Borer in Oregon, Red Alders are going to become increasingly important as they grow in many of the same site conditions as Oregon Ash.
Alnus rubra (Red Alder)
Max Height 50-70 feet Light Preference Dry to wet Moisture Full sun