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Solidago speciosaSolidago speciosa

showy goldenrod, slender goldenrod

Photograph(s) by*: PLANTS TGB

Characteristics

Height: 2-6.5'
Flowers: Jul.-Oct.; yellow
Fruit: capsule

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Loamy Sandy

Habitat

dry to moist open woods and fields

Native to

Region: Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD VA WV NY PA

Wildlife

Butterfly Songbird Small mammal *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/713.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004