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

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Solidago altissima
© 2010 Jeff Abbas
Genus: Solidago
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Solidago altissima var. altissima
PLANTS: Solidago altissima var. pluricephala
PLANTS: Solidago altissima var. procera
PLANTS: Solidago canadensis var. scabra
PLANTS: Solidago hirsutissima
PLANTS: Solidago lunellii
More information about  Solidago altissima
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: Jul 16, 2018).

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