Taxon  Report   7672 
Solidago gigantea  Aiton  (not an active name; please see Solidago lepida var. salebrosa)
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).
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [2.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Solidago gigantea
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Genus: Solidago
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: riparian, streambanks, lake-margins, meadows, edges [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Solidago lepida var. salebrosa
Alternate Names:
(according to)

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.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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