Early Goldenrod
Early Goldenrod
Solidago juncea
Sunflower Family - Asteraceae
Flowers in a curved, one-sided branching terminal cluster. Flowerheads about 1/4" wide and composed of both ray and disk flowers; usually 8 to 12 rays.
(Photographed - early August)
At least the basal leaves with obscure, sharp teeth. Leaves narrow, lance-shaped and taper gradually to the base. Stem green and smooth.
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