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Solidago fistulosa (Pine barren goldenrod)
Tauscher, Joseph Allan

Solidago fistulosa

Solidago fistulosa Mill.

Pine barren goldenrod, Hollow Goldenrod

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: SOFI

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Hollow Goldenrod is a member of the aster family (family Asteraceae) which includes herbs, sometimes shrubs or vines, rarely trees, with simple or compound, alternate or opposite leaves. Flowers small, but organized into larger heads resembling a single, radially symmetrical flower cupped by a ring of green bracts. In this large, worldwide family there are about 920 genera and 19,000 species. Cosmos, Sunflower, Zinnia, Dahlia, and many others are grown as ornamentals; Lettuce, Sunflowers, and Artichokes provide food. Safflower oil is obtained from this family. Ragweed pollen causes hay fever.

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf: Dark Green
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: AL , DE , FL , GA , LA , MD , MS , NC , NJ , SC , VA

Growing Conditions

Water Use: High
Light Requirement: Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low

Benefit

Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees
Special Value to Honey Bees
Supports Conservation Biological Control

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Solidago fistulosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Solidago fistulosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Solidago fistulosa

Metadata

Record Modified: 2010-12-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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