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Solidago ulmifolia

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials

Light Requirements: part-sun, part-shade

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: dry, moist

Soil Description: average, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 2'-4'

Bloom Time: July, August, September, October

Bloom Color: yellow

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Additional Tags: attracts birds, clumping, colonizing, fall interest, naturalizing, rock garden plant

Solidago ulmifolia  (elmleaf goldenrod)
  • Solidago ulmifolia  (elmleaf goldenrod)
  • Solidago ulmifolia  (elmleaf goldenrod)
  • Solidago ulmifolia  (elmleaf goldenrod)
  • Solidago ulmifolia  (elmleaf goldenrod)

Pricing & Availability

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Description

Solidago ulmifolia

Also known as:

elmleaf goldenrod

,

elm-leaved goldenrod

Scientific Synonyms:

Cultivation

Solidago ulmifolia prefers the filtered light provide by woodland margins. It iss tolerant of a variety of well drained soils, including rocky and sandy. Spreads vegetatively by rhyzomes to form dense colonies.

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI, WV

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Endangered: VT
  • Possibly Extirpated: ME

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae Aster family
Genus Solidago goldenrod
Species Solidago ulmifolia elmleaf goldenrod