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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Six of those were recorded in 1999 only: alder (Alnus rugosa), hawthorn (Crataegus sp.), American ash (Fraxinus americana), jack pine (Pinus banksiana), basswood (Tilia americana), and American elm (Ulmus americana), and all were rare (RA < 0.01), except for basswood (RA = 0.012).
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.