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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Solidago simplex Kunth
Mt. Albert goldenrod, Narrow Goldenrod
USDA Symbol: sosi3
Generally several stems in a clump with largest leaves at base and many small yellow flower heads in a narrow long cluster.
This species can be found in a wide range of habitats and is variable. Although it occurs well into the mountains, in alpine regions it is replaced by Alpine Goldenrod (S. multiradiata), which is similar but with bristly hairs on the edges of its leaf stalks.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
, WY Canada: NB
, NS Native Distribution:
Canada south to central California coast, and in mountains to Arizona and New Mexico; also in eastern United States. Native Habitat:
Coastal sand dunes and open mountain slopes and valleys.
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2012-11-05
Research By: TWC Staff