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white alder

noun
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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  • Plants such as ferns and mosses as well as trees such as white alder and big leaf maple flourish in riparian habitats.
  • Fall brings the goldfinches a greatly expanded food supply when the white alder and water birch cones mature.
  • Riparian areas support willow scrub and white alder scrub.

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