Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1430

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common in Mountains, uncommon in Piedmont (rare in GA)

Look for it in fields, forests, wetlands, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Wet ...Moist ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary
Flower heads in well-developed paniculate inflorescences

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Solidago rugosa var. rugosa   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago rugosa ssp. rugosa var. rugosa   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-029a:
Solidago rugosa var. rugosa   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago rugosa ssp. rugosa var. rugosa

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Solidago rugosa ssp. rugosa var. villosa

 

COMMON NAME:
Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod


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image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm0308u_11

August    Haywood County    NC

Corneille Bryan Native Garden

A curving panicle of branchlets lined with yellow florets, per Gardening with the Native Plants of Tennessee.

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm141023_231

October    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Mid-stem leaves widest below the middle, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm141023_233

October    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Ray florets (0.9)1-1.6(2.3)mm long, per Flora of North America.

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm141023_235

October    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Lf relatively thin, not very rugose, usually sharply serrate, apices acuminate, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm141023_236

October    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Herbage sparsely to moderately relatively soft-hairy, per Flora of North America.

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm141023_238

October    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

Involucres narrowly campanulate, (2)2.5-3.5(4.5)mm, per Flora of North America.

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm141023_242

October    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm141023_243

October    Greenville County    SC

Swamp Rabbit Trail

image of Solidago rugosa var. rugosa, Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm181119_5929

November    McCormick County    SC

Parks Mill

Stems from elongated creeping rhizomes, per Weakley's Flora.