Goldenrod - Early (Solidago juncea)
Solidago juncea or ‘Early Goldenrod’ is a forb that blooms a firework-like display of yellow composite flowers. This plant is easy to grow in dry to medium, well drained soil and likes full to partial sun exposure. It will tolerate dry soil as it matures. Early Goldenrod is most commonly found in dry, rocky soils along roadsides, open woods, slopes, and prairies. Its native range stretches from Northeastern Canada to Southeastern Florida.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium, Medium-Dry, Dry
Height - 3 feet
Bloom Time - July, August, September
Bloom Color - Yellow
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.