Solidago rigida, or Stiff Goldenrod, is an adaptable goldenrod, thriving is various soils from clay to dry sand. Stiff Goldenrod is important fall nectar source for many pollinators, including Monarch butterflies. It also serves as a perch for songbirds as well as a food source late in the season for birds.

Light: Sun-Part Sun
Soil moisture: Medium-Dry
Height: 3′