Solidago rigida

Solidago rigida

Goldenrod

Previous scientific name(s): Oligoneuron grandiflorum, Oligoneuron rigidum var. rigidum, Solidago grandiflora

Moderate water requirement; full sunlight. Golden yellow flowers form flat-topped groups atop tall, hairy stems. Perennial, blooms August to October. Spreading habit often results in large patchy clumps. Occurs in thickets, grass prairies or open woods where deeper soils are present.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
36 
- 60 
in.
Life Form: 
Perennial
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Moderate - Wetland adapted
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Marginal
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Average
Moderately Fine: 
Average
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Marginal
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Not Adapted
Seeding Rate: 
- 2 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
4.10 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
771,800
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Golden Yellow
Blooming Season: 
Summer
Fall