Goldenrod-Stiff (Solidago rigida)
Rhizomatous, upright perennial of the sunflower family with tufts of tiny yellow flowers growing 3-5' tall. Commonly found in prairies and open woodlands. Has wrongly been accused of causing hay fever. Self-seeds readily.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium-Wet, Medium, Medium-Dry, Dry
Height - 4 feet
Bloom Time - August, September, October
Bloom Color - Yellow
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.