Goldenrod / Solidago

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Description

Solidago virgaurea

Goldenrod is a tall herbaceous perennial with yellow flowers in late summer.  It is a gentle medicinal herb for treating wounds, urinary infections, coughs and flu. Noted for attracting beneficial insects like ladybirds, lacewings and hoverflies, along with monarch butterflies – check out his video clip from one of our customers showing the monarchs flocking to the beautiful autumn flowers:

 

Goldenrod can also be used to obtain dyes – mustard, orange and brown colours from the whole plant and a yellow dye from the leaves and flowers.

Sun or part shade. Suitable for most soil types but benefits from regular feeding.  Height to 80cm. 9cm pot. Certified organic plant.

 

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Size

11cm Pot, 9cm pot