Euthamia graminifolia (Solidago graminifolia)
$3.50 – $8.95
Soil: Hydric (Wet) to Xeric (Dry)
Sun: Full to Part
Flowers: The flowers appear in flat-topped clusters. The flower heads are about 1/5″ long with 10-20 ray flowers and 8-12 disk flowers.
Leaves: The leaves are 3″-5″ long with 3-5 veins. They are very narrow and pointed, thus giving the plant its common name of “grass-leaved”. The stem is usually hairless, or slightly hairy.
This plant is another shoreline workhorse. It grows on sandy, moist shoreline, as well as drier sites in full to part sun. It is also a good choice for a large raingarden.
More Info: Goldenrod does NOT cause hay fever or allergies. It is pollinated by insects, not by the wind.
Name: Solidago comes from the latin “solidare”, meaning “to make whole.”
Other Name: Solidago graminifolia