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Scientific Name: Solidago 'Goldenkind'
Pronunciation: soll-ih-DAY-go
Common Name: Golden Baby goldenrod, hybrid goldenrod
Family Name: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: A clump-forming hybrid to 60 cm tall; leaves alternate, lance shaped to narrowly elliptic, margins sparingly toothed, up to 9 cm long; flower heads small, bright yellow, just 3-4 mm wide, densely arranged in plume-like panicles by mid-summer.
Course(s): HORT 2355

Habit: Upright
Form: Oval - vertical
Texture: Medium
Mature Size:
Height:0.4 - 0.7m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Growth Rate:Moderate
Origin: Garden origin, North America (S. canadensis x ?)
Hardiness Rating: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Exposure: Full sun
Soil/ Growing Medium: Rocky or gravelly or dry, Well-drained
Water Use: Low
Landscape Uses: Attract beneficial insects, Attract butterflies, Cut flower or foliage, Herb, Perennial border, Rock garden, Summer interest
Additional Info: Google
Golden Baby goldenrod, hybrid goldenrod
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Alternate
Texture/ Venation: Heavily veined
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Lanceolate

Inflorescence Type: Floriferous, Panicle-like, Head (capitulum)
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Corolla Shape:Tubular
Ovary Position:Inferior
Colour (petals): Showy, Yellow
Flower Time at Peak: Aug, Sep

Fruit Type: Cypsela (achene + calyx)
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time: Sep, Oct

Bark or Stem Colour:

Pest Susceptibility: Pest resistant, Disease resistant, Deer resistant, Rabbit resistant, Drought resistant
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