Taxon  Report   7672 
Solidago gigantea  Aiton  (not an active name)
Giant goldenrod,  Smooth goldenrod
Solidago gigantea
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
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Solidago gigantea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).

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Solidago gigantea
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Genus: Solidago
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: riparian, streambanks, lake-margins, meadows, edges
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Solidago lepida var. salebrosa
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aster latissimifolius var. serotinus
PLANTS: Solidago serotina
PLANTS: Solidago pitcheri
PLANTS: Solidago gigantea var. shinnersii
PLANTS: Solidago gigantea var. serotina
PLANTS: Solidago gigantea var. pitcheri
PLANTS: Solidago gigantea var. leiophylla
PLANTS: Solidago gigantea ssp. serotina
PLANTS: Solidago ×leiophallax
PLANTS: Solidago serotinoides
NOTE: Solidago gigantea is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Solidago gigantea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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:   (Accessed: Jun 23, 2018).

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