Calflora
Taxon  Report   10381    
Solidago altissima  L.
Canada goldenrod
Solidago altissima
© 2010 Jeff Abbas
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Solidago altissima
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Solidago altissima
© 2010 Jeff Abbas
Solidago altissima, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, ; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Solidago altissima
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Solidago
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Solidago altissima var. altissima
PLANTS: Solidago altissima var. pluricephala
PLANTS: Solidago altissima var. procera
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More information about  Solidago altissima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SOAL6)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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