Alnus rugosa


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Related to Alnus rugosa: speckled alder, Alnus serrulata, Alnus incana
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Noun1.Alnus rugosa - common shrub of Canada and northeastern United States having shoots scattered with rust-colored downAlnus rugosa - common shrub of Canada and northeastern United States having shoots scattered with rust-colored down
Alnus, genus Alnus - alders
alder tree, alder - north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the wood is rot-resistant
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Species Common Name Scientific Name Acacia Long-spine Acacia macracantha Alder Seaside Alnus maritima Alder Speckled Alnus rugosa Anise-tree Yellow Illicium parviflorum Apple Prairie crab Maius ioensis Apricot Desert Prunus fremontii Ash Gregg Fraxinus greggii Bayberry Evergreen Myrica heterophylla Bayberry Southern Myrica cerifera Baycedar Suriana maritima Birch Kenai Betula papyrifera var.
H+ (skunk cabbage) Corylaceae Alnus rugosa (Duroi) Sprengel H+ (speckled alder) Cyperaceae Carex lacustris Willd.
An asterisk denotes that a species was encountered, while blanks indicate species that were not encountered Common Name Scientific Name 1977 1996 Balsam fir Abies balsamea * * Red maple Acer rubrum * Mountain maple Acer spicatum * * Mountain alder Alnus crispa * * Speckled alder Alnus rugosa * * Chuckley pear Amelanchier spp.