Soil: Xeric (Dry) – Mesic (Medium)
Sun: Full Sun
Height: 2-4 feet
Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Season: August – October
Suggested Uses: Canada Goldenrod is best used in naturalized plantings. It tends to spread aggressively in perennial gardens.
Native Range: Native throughout the majority of the U.S. except for Georgia and Florida. Native throughout the state of Minnesota.
Pollinators: Bees, including the Rusty Patched Bumble Bee (Bombus affinis). Birds enjoy the seeds.
Flowers: Branching clusters of small, stalked, yellow flower heads.
Leaves: Leaves are 4-6″ and lance-shaped.
More information: USDA plant profile
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