Stiff Goldenrod

Solidago rigida


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July August September October

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Has the largest of the goldenrod flowers (approximately 1/4" in diameter). Goldenrods have heavy insect-pollinated pollen. It is the ragweeds that have wind-born pollen and cause hay fever. Goldenrods attract butterflies and soldier beetles.

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