Taxon  Report   11088    
Solidago velutina  DC.  ssp. californica  (Nutt.) Semple
California goldenrod,  Oreja de liebre
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Solidago velutina ssp. californica
© 2017 Hilary Mills
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
© 2017 Hilary Mills
Solidago velutina ssp. californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Solidago velutina ssp. californica
© 2017 David popp
Genus: Solidago
Parent: Solidago velutina
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Solidago californica
More information about  Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).