You can use this where you want a screen that has a nice deep, dark, dense green look.
Green alders have a pretty form in winter and the silvery grey bark creates winter interest.
Small birds like finches and chickadees eat the seed throughout the winter.
Flexible in exposure, will grow in full sun or shade.
Extremely drought tolerant for Calgary and area gardens.
A nitrogen fixer
Requires some supplemental watering.
Place near downspout or in lower wet areas.