Variegated Zigzag Goldenrod, Broad-leaved Goldenrod
Solidago flexicaulis 'Variegata'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Solidago (so-li-DAY-go) (Info)
Species: flexicaulis (fleks-ih-KAW-liss) (Info)
Cultivar: Variegata

Category:

Perennials

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Bloom Time:

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Variegated

Chartreuse/Yellow

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Lake Mary, Florida

Anoka, Minnesota

Boone, North Carolina

Oostburg, Wisconsin

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 31, 2011, beesnuckles from Edmonton
Canada wrote:

I have been growing this plant successfully for 5 years in Edmonton, Alberta (Zone 3A). It bears terminal spikes of insignificant pale yellow flowers. It has not set seed for me.
It maintains a tidy clumping habit. I love it's variegated green with yellow leaves, my prime reason for trying it.