USDA Symbol: SOPU
USDA Native Status:
Downy Goldenrod (Solidago puberula), found in dry sites in eastern North America, has a very leafy stem covered with fine, spreading hairs.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Orange , Yellow
DistributionUSA: AL , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial 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 resourcesUSDA: Find Solidago puberula in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Solidago puberula in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Solidago puberula
MetadataRecord Modified: 2012-07-28
Research By: TWC Staff