Solidago nemoralis - Plant
Description for Solidago nemoralis
Easily grown in average, dry to medium, slightly acidic, well-drained soils in full sun. Prefers full sun and dry soil. Tolerates light shade. Intolerant of full shade. Likes rocky, sandy soils.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Old field goldenrod||Yellow||August to September||0.50 to 2.00 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
Solidago reliably provides end-of-season color in blazing shades of yellow to the wild garden or naturalistic plantings. Propagation: Divide in spring or fall.
|Full Sun to Partial Shade||well-drained soil||Dry to medium||25 to 40 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Solidago nemoralis
- Grow in lean to moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Deadhead to prevent prolific self-seeding.
Typical uses of Solidago nemoralis
Special features: Typically not planted in formal garden settings because of its spreading rhizomatous growth and self-seeding. Plants grow as somewhat unexceptional mounds of green foliage until the flowers explode into bloom in late summer.
Culinary use: Leaves
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
- http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?taxonid=277240&isprofile=0&pt=8 http://www.finegardening.com/goldenrod-solidago-nemoralis