Canada Goldenrod (Solidago altissima)


Solidago Altissima, or more commonly know as Canada Goldenrod, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Solidago. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Solidago Altissima or Canada Goldenrod's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Solidago
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) HI (I) CAN (N)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: SWSS
  • State T/E Status: ME (PX)
  • State T/E Common Name: ME (tall goldenrod)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU- FACU+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU-) 2(FACU+) 3(FACU) 4(FACU) 5(FACU) 6(FACU) 7(FACU) 8(FACU) 9(FACU+) 0(FACU)

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