Solidago canadensis

Canada Goldenrod


Common Goldenrod

ID Characteristics

Life cycle: Perennial
Growth Habit: Erect, tall
Propagation: Seed and rhizomes
Leaf Margin: Toothed
Leaf Hairs: Lower surfaces only
Leaf Structure: Lanceolate
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Root Type: Fibrous with branching rhizome system
Flower Color: Yellow


Similar Species

  • Goldenrod, Tall Solidago altissima

Herbicidal Control Options

  • Preemergence: Selective control option not available
  • Post Emergence: 2, 4-D, Dicamba

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