Golden Rod

Solidago rugosa ‘Fireworks’
Solidago rugosa ‘Fireworks’

Solidago

Golden Rod

<i>Solidago rugosa</i> ‘Fireworks’

This one should be called ‘Finale’, a more accurate description of the multitude of fluffy golden sprays on nearly horizontal flowering spikes that seem to burst from this lush green bushy perennial like sizzling skyrockets. Excellent interspersed with Asters, grasses and other meadow plants, this familiar eastern species is a real treat in gardens west of the Rockies as well.

Blooms September–October.

Size: 4' 0" high x 2' 0" wide.

Hardy to zone 4.

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