Alder Hedging is a fast growing, attractive hedging species that is highly tolerant of wet or waterlogged gardens and will also improve the quality of poor soil condition. Alder hedging consists of Alnus glutinosa, also known as Black Alder and Alnus cordata, also known as Italian Alder.
Common Alder Hedge
Alnus glutinosa is a fast growing, native, deciduous plant that has glossy, dark green foliage and brown catkins in the autumn that thrives in wet soil.
Italian Alder Hedge
Italian Alder is a fast growing, deciduous plant that has yellow catkins in the spring followed by glossy, dark green foliage that turn yellow in the autumn.