Latin: Alnus serrulata
Other common names: hazel alder, smooth alder
Mature Height/spread:10-20 ft. high
Soil / Climate: Likes moist soils. It is found in northeastern parts of the United States and the Great Lakes region, and in much of Canada. Alder grows in moist soils, along stream banks and wet meadows usually forming clumps or thickets. Full sun/partial shade.