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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 12 - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 24 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees


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Posted by Cyclaminist (Minneapolis, Minnesota - Zone 5a) on Apr 28, 2016 3:57 PM

I planted this last year, and was very pleased when it bloomed. Long, slender arching streamers of golden flowers. This spring, I divided it and now have three clumps around my woodland garden.

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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
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