Northeast Pollinator Plants
Solidago speciosa (Showy Goldenrod)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. If you live near Fairfax, VT, consider buying at our farm, River Berry Farm.
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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).