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Golden rod

Solidago 'Golden Wings'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

85cm

1m

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Golden rod Overview

This perennial grows to 1.5m high with a spread of 1m. It has downy, lance-shaped leaves with serrated margins. The flowers are small, bright yellow blooms in feathery panicles in the early autumn.

How to propagate Golden rod

Division

Usually self-seeding, can be propagated by dividing the clumps in autumn or spring.

Other uses of Golden rod

Cutting bed, naturaliser, wildflower/meadow