Solidago nemerosa, also known as old field goldenrod, is a shrubby, upright perennial of the sunflower family that grows to a compact height of 6” to 24” tall (rarely to 30”). It's one of the tiniest of the many goldenrod plants. This erect perennial usually has a thick clump of short white hairs.
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Scientific Name: Solidago Nemoralis
Common Name: Gray Goldenrod
Plant Type: Perennials
Zone: 3 to 9
Native Range: North America
Full Growth Height: 12-22"
Width in Across: 12-24 "
Exposure: Full Sun
Blooming Season: Summer (Early, Mid, Late), Fall
Flower Characteristics: Showy, Cut Flowers
Pollinators: Butterflies, Birds, Bees
Flower Color: Bright Yellow
Tolerate: Drought, Deer, Rocky Soil, Dry Soil
Water Requirement: Low, Average
Soil Type: Clay, Chalk, Loam, Well-Drained, Moist
Soil pH: Neutral, Acid
Uses: Beds and Borders, Gravel and Rock Gardens