Calflora
Taxon  Report   7672    
Solidago gigantea  Aiton

(no longer an active name)

Giant goldenrod,   Smooth goldenrod
Solidago gigantea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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Bloom Period
Family: Asteraceae  
Genus: Solidago

Habitat: riparian, streambanks, lake-margins, meadows, edges

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSAster latissimifolius var. serotinus
PLANTSSolidago Xleiophallax
PLANTSSolidago gigantea ssp. serotina
PLANTSSolidago gigantea var. leiophylla
PLANTSSolidago gigantea var. pitcheri
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More information about  Solidago gigantea

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 06/12/2021).