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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 12 - 48 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 36 inches
Fruit: Showy
Fruiting Time: Late fall or early winter
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Tolerates dry shade
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Wasps
Moths and Butterflies
Flies
Bees

Photo Courtesy of Prairie Nursery. Used with Permission

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Solidago #3 by upat5 Aug 5, 2016 8:51 AM 16
Solidago #2 by upat5 Aug 4, 2016 10:25 AM 0
Solidago #1 by upat5 Aug 5, 2016 8:07 AM 3
Shade plants you love by Lestv Dec 31, 2015 7:13 PM 12
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