Calflora
Taxon  Report   252    
Alnus rhombifolia  Nutt.
White alder
Alnus rhombifolia, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: BETULACEAE  
Genus: Alnus
Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Redwood Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Alnus rhombifolia var. bernardina
More information about  Alnus rhombifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ALRH2)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 26, 2019).