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Solidago rugosa ssp. aspera

Solidago rugosa Mill. ssp. aspera (Aiton) Cronquist

Wrinkleleaf Goldenrod

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Solidago aspera, Solidago celtidifolia, Solidago drummondii, Solidago rugosa var. celtidifolia


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 6 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: Sep , Oct , Nov


USA: AL , AR , CT , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MO , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV
Canada: ON

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Solidago rugosa ssp. aspera in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Solidago rugosa ssp. aspera in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Solidago rugosa ssp. aspera


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

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