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Solidago calcicola

Solidago calcicola Fernald

Limestone Goldenrod, Rock Goldenrod

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: SOCA9

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 4 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep


Canada: QC

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-05-17
Research By: CBR

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