Scientific Name: Solidago spp.
Goldenrod, Erect Goldenrod
Perennials, Wildflowers, Native Plants
Often blamed for seasonal allergies when in all likelihood a nondescript plant called ragweed is the culprit. Pairs nicely with Aster. Resistant to damage by deer.
Late summer to fall
Wildflower gardens, pollinator gardens, natural areas
USDA hardiness zones 2-8
Division in Spring, cuttings, self-seeding
Mountains, Piedmont, Coastal Plain
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