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Plant Details

Solidago gracillima

Graceful Goldenrod, Virginia Goldenrod, Southern Bog Goldenrod,

Scientific Name:

Solidago gracillima

Common Name:

Graceful Goldenrod, Virginia Goldenrod, Southern Bog Goldenrod,

Plant Family

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Native/Alien:

NC Native

Type:

Herb/Wildflower

Size in Feet:

3

Light:

Full-sun

Soil Moisture:

Mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

Sep - Oct

Bloom Area:

Coast

Habitat Description:

Wet pine savannas, seepage bogs. Rare in NC Coastal Plain.

State Rank:

S3: Vulnerable (*)

Global Rank:

G4 - Apparently Secure, G_?: Uncertain (add status to NOTES section) (*)

State Status:

W1: Watch List: Rare but Relatively Secure (*)

Federal Status:

No U.S. Status Listed (*)

Notes:

Weakley 2015 separates this species from Solidago austrina.
NC Natural Heritage Program Global Rank G4?

Listed in Kentucky as Southern Bog Goldenrod - "special concern"

Basal Leaves

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Tom Harville
Columbus County, NC
Oct '08

Plant Stem and Leaves

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Tom Harville

Bloom panicle

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Tom Harville

Blooms

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Tom Harville

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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