Alnus nepalensis

Nepalese alder, Nepal alder, Indian alder

  • Family Betulaceae.
  • Native to Nepal, India, Pakistan, through China and mainland Southeast Asia.
  • A nitrogen-fixing tree widely used in reforestation and agroforestry systems in montane tropical areas. Also used for firewood, animal fodder, and paper.
  • Photographs from east Hawaii.
  • Weed Risk Assessment Score: -2 (Low).

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