Solidago rugosa, or Rough-stemmed Goldenrod, is an easily grown perennial known for its rough, hairy stem and wrinkled leaves. Rough-stemmed Goldenrod grows in average, medium to wet, well-drained soils in full sun to light shade. This perennial’s dense yellow flowers appear August to October and are attractive to bees and butterflies.

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

Solidago rugosa, Rough-Stemmed Goldenrod