Alnus incana


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Related to Alnus incana: Grey Alder, Alnus viridis
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Noun1.Alnus incana - 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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8500 and 7300 cal yr BP, Picea abies, Larix sibirica, Populus tremula, Sorbus aucuparia and Alnus incana were subordinate species on a forest floor dominated by plant species characteristic of prealpine or subalpine woodlands.
Five sites (20 m x 50 m) on different habitats (H 1, deciduous forest on slopes of a river with Tilia cordata, Acer platanoides, and Ulmus laevis; H 2, ravine with a stream with Alnus incana and Ulmus laevis; H 3, mixed wet forest with Picea abies, Quercus robur, Betula pubescens, and Alnus glutinosa; H 4, pine forest with Pinus sylvestris; H 5, peat bog with Pinus sylvestris) located not more than 20 km apart in the central part of Latvia near Riga were searched for the presence of bryophyte species and all unique species for the respective habitat were collected.
Root and stump buds as structural faculties for reinvigoration in Alnus incana (L.
pubescens (28%), Picea abies (23%), Alnus incana (4%), Populus tremula (2%), and broad-leaved trees (1%; Kulvik 1996).
Schwabe (1991) estimated the persistent seed bank in the soils of a forest community dominated by young Alnus incana trees at 935 viable seeds per [m.
Betula pendula, Populus tremula, and Alnus incana were excluded from the age structure analysis due to their very small number in plots (< 2 in each plot except in Barkava).
1989), enters the root of Alnus incana via root hairs.