Northeast Pollinator Plants
Solidago speciosa (Showy Goldenrod)
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Common Name: Showy Goldenrod
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: Mid July - Late September
Flower Color: Gold
Height: 2' - 3'
Notes: Solidago speciosa (Showy Goldenrod) is of special value to bees and butterflies. This is the showiest of the goldenrods but still spreads somewhat aggressively through rhizomes and self-seeding, so carefully watch in your naturalizing garden. Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Native to Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast (except FL), South and Mid-West: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).