Broad-leaved Goldenrod - Solidago flexicaulis
This is the slightly smaller plug size plant. Also called Zig-zag Goldenrod.
Features: Easy to grow, tolerates heavy shade, not as aggressive as some goldenrods, important late summer/early fall nectar source. Its spiral clusters of yellow flowers differ from other Goldenrods and add a splash of color to the late season woodland garden. Supports bees, butterflies and native wasps.
Light: sun to shade
Height: 2 to 3 feet
Blooms: July to September
Photo Credit: 1. Stephanie Walquist, West Cook Wild Ones; 2. Merel R. Black, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point
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