Great Plant Pick: Solidago rugosa

  • Tuesday, August 26, 2014 3:25pm
  • Life

What: Solidago rugosa, or Fireworks, is an outstanding selection of one of the many species of goldenrod.

Why: Fireworks is an old-fashioned perennial that is easy to grow, long-blooming and very hardy. The tiny flowers are clustered into arching spires of brilliant yellow, bursting onto the scene in late July and continuing until autumn.

Where: Fireworks is one of the finest additions to the fall garden, combining well with other bold perennials.

Size: Reaches a height of 3 to 4 feet.

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