Solidago speciosa  Showy Goldenrod
sole-ih-DAY-go  spee-see-OH-suh

Easyliving Native Perennial Wildflowers Native Wildflower Seeds and Potted Plants

 for Home Landscaping and Prairie Restoration john@easywildflowers.com  

 

Solidago speciosa Showy Goldenrod Photo by cj Habitat Bloom Period Color Height Inches Moisture Plant Spacing Lifespan
Solidago speciosa picture, showy goldenrod picture Sun -
lt. shade
August, September, October Yellow 30 - 60 Average 8 to 24 Inches Perennial

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Solidago speciosa Showy goldenrod plants are available $5.00 each plus boxing/shipping

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Solidago speciosa seed
Showy Goldenrod seed

approximate
number of seeds

approximate coverage
in square feet

1 packet -  $2.50 + shipping

 200

25 sq ft

1 ounce - $16.00

 95,000

2,300 sq ft

1 pound -----------

 

 sq ft

Goldenrods Do Not cause hay fever.

Seed shipping chart at bottom of page

Solidago = From the word for heal, to make whole
Speciosa = Showy, spectacular

Solidago speciosa Showy Goldenrod is one of the prettiest and best wildflowers for the  butterfly flower garden or meadow. It forms tight clumps of leafy, red-tinged stems crowned with dense, elongated yellow flower clusters. Grow showy goldenrod in the butterfly or cutting garden, or in a prairie meadow with Big Bluestem grass, Liatris (blazing Star), Echinacea (Coneflower), Ratibida (Prairie coneflower), and Monarda (Bergamot). Solidago speciosa's bright yellow flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds, and Goldfinches and other small songbirds feed on its seeds. Grow Showy Goldenrod in full sun to light shade and well drained sandy or loamy garden soil.  Seeds germinate without pretreatment.

Native Solidago speciosa Showy goldenrod occurs naturally in prairies, meadows, and savannas from New England to Minnesota and Wyoming, south to Georgia and Texas.  Asteraceae (Aster Family)

The map below shows areas where native Solidago speciosa Showy goldenrod wildflower plants grows wild.  Showy Goldenrod plants are hardy over a much wider area if planted.  Plant in USDA plant hardiness zones 2 to 9.

Solidago speciosa
Showy Goldenrod

Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maryland
Massachusetts

Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio

Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina 
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Vermont
Virginia
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

State Distributional Map for Solidago speciosa wild flower seed

Alabama
Arkansas

email with your zip code and number of plants for shipping costs on native wildflower potted plants
Solidago speciosa Showy Goldenrod potted plants

Use the chart below for shipping charges on our native wildflower seeds

to order copy and mail the order form
or
 email questions, comments and orders to john@easywildflowers.com 

We accept payment by check, money order, and through Paypal

The minimum seed order amount is $10, this can be a combination of different seeds.

subtotal for flower seeds 

shipping charge for seeds

seed orders up to  $20.00    =  

 $4.00 shipping

$20.01 - $50.00    =  

 $6.00 shipping

$50.01-$100.00    =  

 $7.50 shipping

over $100.00    =    7.5 % of subtotal

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PO Box  522
Willow Springs,  MO.  65793
USA
Phone 417-469-2611 

We accept payment by check or money order and through PayPal

e-mail questions, comments, and orders to  john@easywildflowers.com

Solidago speciosa Showy goldenrod Plant distribution map complements of USDA, NRCS. 2001. The PLANTS Database, Version 3.1
  (http://plants.usda.gov). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.