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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Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep OR as a tray of 58 plugs, 1.53" diameter x 2.38" deep.
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Common Name: Showy Goldenrod
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Birds and Larval Host
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: Late July - September
Flower Color: Golden Yellow
Height: 2' - 3'
Notes: Solidago speciosa (Showy Goldenrod) is, as the common name suggests, the showiest of the goldenrods and not nearly as aggressive as some, but definitely best in a naturalized setting.
Native to east of the Rockies, rare in PA and NJ: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).