Alnus sinuata (Sitka alder tree)
Greyish-white bark, which shines wonderfully in the winter sun. This is the Green Alder of the Rockies which in Alaska covers vast areas of mountainside in dense thickets.
A tough, small multi-stemmed tree with attractive spring catkin displays.
One of the best multi-stemmed alders – great for screening and sheltering the garden.
Eventual height: 4-7 metres, multi-stemmed habit