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Stiff Goldenrod (Solidago rigida (Oligoneuron rigidum var. rigidum)) - Wildflowers

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Stiff Goldenrod
Solidago rigida (Oligoneuron rigidum var. rigidum)

Stiff Goldenrod
Stiff Goldenrod

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
1 - 5 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 9 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Yellow
 
Bloom Season
August - October
 

Features

Yellow flowers in flat-topped clusters. Stiff leaves clasp the stems.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Found in prairies and open woods. Goldenrods do not cause hayfever. Clump forming rather than spreading plant.