Hazel Alder Shrub
The Hazel Alder is also referred to as the Alnus Serrulata. The Alnus serrulata is a shrub in the family of the Betulaceae.
The leaf is simple and round obovate with veins. The leaves have a smooth texture on the top and the bottom a hairy texture.
The flowers contain both sexes on a single plant and bloom into a reddish-green flower during their blooming season.
The fruit is a dark brown ovate with a cone-like fruit that is hard and contains winged scales. The seeds
Twigs are usually a reddish color with brown highlights and have, on average, a three angled pith; the newer grown twigs are covered with small hairs.
A darker brown and gray color that is smooth to the touch.