Field Growing & Cultivation Information

Alnus cordata

Italian Alder

Hardiness Zone:

5

Soil Acidity:

Very Acidic - 5.3 to 6.0, Slightly Acidic - 6.1 to 6.9, Neutral - 7.0, Slightly Alkaline - 7.1 to 7.5, Very Alkaline - 7.6 to 8.2

Soil Texture:

Clay - hard, fine to small flattened particles, slow to drain., Loam - good mixture of clay - silt - sand particles - organic matter and moisture., Sand - large rounded particles, fast draining, few nutrients, quick to dry

Soil Moisture:

Wet - Water to keep the soil wet, Moist - Damp soil

Species Pests:

Species Disease:

Powdery Mildew

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