grey alder

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Noun1.grey alder - native to Europe but introduced in America
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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maximowiczii), Mongolian oak (Quercus mongolica), Asian white birch (Betula platyphylla), Manchurian alder (Alnus hirsuta), and painted maple (Acer mono).
At higher elevations, the dominant tree species is Siberian dwarf pine Pinus pumila, while lower place are characterized by Dahuarian larch Larix gmelinii, and deciduous trees are white birch Betula platyphylla, willow Salix spp., hazel Corylus avellane and Siberian alder Alnus hirsuta var.
This diarylheptanoid has been isolated in Viscum cruciatum Sieber (Martin-Cordero et al., 2001), Alnus hirsuta Turcz (Jin et al., 2007), Alnus japonica Steud (Lee et al., 2005) and Pinus flexilis (Lee et al., 1998).