Native Plant Database

Callicarpa americana. Photo: Mervin Wallace

Zig Zag Goldenrod

Solidago flexicaulis
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Native Environment: Savanna / Woodland
Season of Interest:
Main Color: Yellow
Fall Color: Orange, Yellow
Hardy From Zone:
Hardy To Zone:
Sun Exposure 
Shade
Soil
Moisture
Dry, Moderate
Nature Attracting
Wildlife Benefit
Animal
Resistance
Size

Height:

10 to
14
inches

Spread:

18 to
inches
Size
Height: 10 to
14
inches
Spread: 18 to
inches
Size
Height: 10 to
14
inches
Spread: 18 to
inches
Typical Landscape Use
Woodland ground cover.
Establishment and Care Instructions
Plant in shaded beds; wide variety of soil types. Dense ground cover habit minimizes need for weeding.
Special Features
Special Usage
Ground Cover
Basic Description

Low-growing perennial ground cover forming dense colonies with columns of fall-blooming yellow flowers. Performs well in a wide array of soil and moisture types in shade to part shade.

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