Canada goldenrod (Solidago canadensis)

single stem with multiple branches of tiny yellow flowers

Canada goldenrod


Common name: Canada goldenrod
Botanical name: Solidago canadensis

Light: full sun
Height: 2 – 5 feet
Water: moderate, drought tolerant once established
Soil type: well-drained variable soils

Perennial wildflower with branching yellow flowers blooms in later summer to fall; spreads freely via rhizomes; excellent pollinator plant!