Plant Library

Goldenrod Riddells

Common Name: Goldenrod

Botanical Name: Solidago

Variety: Riddells

Blossom Color: Yellow

Bloom Time: Aug-Oct

Zone: 3 to 7

Exposure: Full Sun

Mature Height: 3'

Mature Width: 18-24"

Notes: Mounded clusters of lemon-yellow flowers through the Autumn. Unusual layered affect of the leaves adds another level of beauty througout the year. Must have consistent moisture. Attracts many pollinators including many species of native bee. Host plant to many kinds of moths. Provides food for songbirds.