Calflora
Taxon  Report   254 
Alnus viridis  (Chaix) Lam. & DC.  ssp. sinuata  (Regel) Á. Löve & D. Löve
Sitka alder
Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata
© 2010 Keir Morse
Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata
© 2010 Keir Morse
Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata
© 2010 Keir Morse
Family: BETULACEAE  
Genus: Alnus
Parent Record Alnus viridis
Communities:
Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Alnus alnobetula
PLANTS: Alnus crispa ssp. laciniata
PLANTS: Alnus crispa ssp. sinuata
PLANTS: Alnus viridis var. sinuata
PLANTS: Duschekia sinuata
ICPN + PLANTS: Alnus sinuata
More information about  Alnus viridis ssp. sinuata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALVIS)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2018).

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