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ALDER, ITALIAN
Alnus cordata

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height80ft (24m)Exposed/WindyNo
Hedge Height6ft+ (1.8m+)Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*2ft (60cm)Dry ShadeYes
Wet SitesYes
NativeNoCoastal AreasYes
EvergreenNoChalky SoilYes
 

This plant has been awarded an RHS Award of Garden Merit.Award of Garden Merit
Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.

ALDER, ITALIAN (Alnus cordata)
 

Dense, fast-growing deciduous plant with glossy bright green heartshaped leaves. Yellow-brown catkins in spring before the leaves appear, followed in autumn by large false cones which are good bird food. Ideal for wet situations and thrives on chalk soils.
HEDGE Trim July or August. For hedges 6ft (1.8m) or more. Plant 2ft (60cm) apart.
TREE 45ft x 18ft (14m x 5.5m) in 20 years, ultimate height 80ft (24m).

Click here to check availabilityCalculate how many plants required for a length of hedge

 Price per plant for 
1+5+50+250+
 Tr 4-5ft
125-150cm
2.491.991.841.60
 Pg 2-3L 
125-150cm
5.99
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Tr = Transplanted, click here for more details.
 
We can only sell bare-rooted/transplanted plants when they are dormant. Depending on the weather this is normally between November and March. We only charge for goods paid by credit/debit cards when they are despatched.

HEDGE PLANTING DISTANCE CALCULATOR

Please enter length of hedge you require below. The number of plants and price for these will then be shown on the right hand side.

Length of Hedge

Planting Distance2ft/60cm
apart
No Plants 
TypeSizePrice
Tr   4-5ft
125-150cm
 
Pg 2-3L   
125-150cm
 

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