Golden Rod Reviews
Description:Yellow flowering plant.
Newest Review: ... top-soil layer, and underneath are great lumps of sticky clay - so trying to grow any particularly finicky plants in these ... more
Customer Golden Rod Reviews (1)
by - written on 12/01/11 (Very useful, 159 readings)
Solidago or goldenrod is a naturalized weed in some parts of the country. I know of one large bank of it out in the countryside - near an isolated lay-by, so it probably arose from someone dumping garden rubbish - that covers a stretch of roadside verge maybe 20 feet long by half as long wide. This tells you a few things about the plant: firstly that it'll spread out along the ground to for great, uniform, goldenrod 'beds,' secondly that people often try to get rid of it from gardens, and lastly that goldenrod isn't particularly fussy as to its habitat requirements. I was specifically looking for garden plants that are not fussy about the soil they grow in, ... Read the complete review