Exotic Pest Reporting
Black alder; European alder
Black alder; European alder (Alnus glutinosa) is an invasive plant. It is a native of Europe and was first detected in Indiana in 2002.
Alnus glutinosa is a tree that thrives in moist soils, and grows under favourable circumstances to a height of 20m. A. glutinosa is classed as an environmental weed in New Zealand.
03/20/2020 - State adds 6 new noxious weed to list
09/05/2018 - Proposal bans sale of invasive plants in Indiana