Canada Goldenrod Solidago canadensis

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Botanical Name:

Solidago canadensis







Common Name:

Canada Goldenrod

Seeds Per Pound:
0.37 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
Germination Test Type:
3-4 feet
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In Stock: 0.37 lb
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet (~ 230 seeds)
10 gram (~ 49009 seeds)
1 oz (~ 138938 seeds)
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: surface sow and keep moist, tamp the soil. Cover to keep light out. Remove cover after germination.
In a Nutshell:
* Solidago canadensis (Canada golden-rod, Canada goldenrod) is an herbaceous perennial plant of the family Asteraceae native to northeastern North America but established as an invasive plant in many other regions. It is often grown as an ornamental in flower gardens.
* S. canadensis is sometimes browsed by deer and is good to fair as food for domestic livestock such as cattle or horses.
* It occurs throughout North America, in most US states and Canadian provinces. It is found in a variety of habitats, although it is not shade tolerant. It typically is one of the first plants to colonize an area after disturbance (such as fire) and rarely persists once shrubs and trees become established. It is found neither in very dry locations nor in waterlogged ones. more...
* An infusion of the dried powdered herb can be used as an antiseptic. The blossoms are analgesic, astringent and febrifuge. They have been chewed and the juice slowly swallowed to treat sore throats. more...
Solidago canadensis ( Canada golden-rod , Canada goldenrod ) is an herbaceous perennial plant of the family Asteraceae native to North America . It is often grown as a wildflower .
Physical Characteristics  Solidago canadensis is a PERENNIAL growing to 1.8 m (6ft) by 1 m (3ft 3in). It is hardy to zone 3. It is in flower from Aug to October, and the seeds ripen from Sep to October. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Insects.The plant is self-fertile. It is noted for attracting wildlife. The plant prefers light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils and can grow in heavy clay soil.The plant prefers acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils..It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade.It requires moist soil.
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