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A thin leaved goldenrod of medium height that prefers moist soils, but tolerates some dryer conditions and drought! Individual blooms are smaller than other goldenrods but appear similar as they bloom in bunches. Thin leaves result in a pleasant texture that adds variety to plantings. Like all goldenrods, it supports many pollinators and host insects.
Spreads rapidly by runners in moist, disturbed conditions. Excellent for erosion control or introduction to sites were there is more root competition.

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture: Wet, Wet Mesic, Mesic, Dry Mesic

Soil Type: Loam, Sandy Loam

Height: 2’-3.5’

Bloom Color: Yellow

Bloom Time: July-Sep

Root Type: Rhizome

Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract bees, wasps, flies, butterflies, and beetles. Like other goldenrods, it hosts a wide variety of insects including 45+ moths, leaf beetles, and grasshoppers. Seeds are occasionally eaten by goldfinches and swamp sparrows, and foliage is uncommonly browsed by game birds and deer. 

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