OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Solidago rupestris   FAMILY Asteraceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago rupestris   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago rupestris

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-49-030?:
Solidago altissima   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Solidago canadensis var. rupestris

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Solidago canadensis

 

COMMON NAME:
Riverbank Goldenrod, Rock Goldenrod


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Solidago rupestris   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago rupestris   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago rupestris

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-49-030?:
Solidago altissima   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Solidago canadensis var. rupestris

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Solidago canadensis

 

Find by scientific name:

3663

Forb
Perennial

Native: north of the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in - - -

Rare

Look for it in crevices in rocky, flood-scoured riversides, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Midstem leaves 3-nerved

Leaves chiefly on the stem (basal & lower stem leaves either withering early or equal/smaller than middle & upper stem leaves)

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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