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Natural Range in Florida
Suitable to grow in:
8A 8B 9A
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Sweet Goldenrod, Anise-scented Goldenrod
Also known as Solidago odora var. odora
|Life Span:||Long-lived perennial|
|Habitats:||Sandhill, dunes, pine-oak-hickory woods, secondary woods.|
|Recommended Uses:||Wildflower garden. Meadow.|
|Light:||Full Sun, Part Shade|
always floodedextremely dry
|Moisture Tolerance:||Somewhat moist, no flooding ----- to ----- Somewhat long very dry periods|
|Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:||Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.|
|Salt Spray Tolerance:||Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray|
Attracts many pollinators. The goldenrod soldier beetle (a.k.a. leatherwing beetle(, Chauliognathus pensylvanicus is a goldenrod pollinator (FL Wildflower Foundation).