Patagonia Wildflowers
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black alder
Alnus glutinosa
Alnus glutinosa
black alder Birch Bamily
Alnus glutinosa Betulaceae
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English common name
  •black alder
Spanish common names
  •aliso común
  •aliso negro
accepted scientific name
  •Alnus glutinosa (L.) Gaertn.
rules for finding collection records
  •Alnus glutinosa (167)
family name
  • Betulaceae
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of September thru end of April

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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