Zig Zag Goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis)

Zig Zag Goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis)

A fall blooming flower for shady gardens. Small yellow flowers zig-zag up the stems. Looks great when planted next to fall blooming woodland asters


Sun:    Shade, Part Shade
Moisture:    Medium, Wet
Height:    3 feet
Blooms:    Aug, Sept, Oct
Color:    Yellow
Spacing:    1-2′
Zones:    3-8
Benefits:    Butterflies, Pollinators

Design Tips

Zig Zag Goldenrod is a valuable fall blooming shade flower, and is best planted in small groups that stick out of otherwise short shade plants.

Companion Plants

Short’s Aster
Pennsylvania Sedge