Goldenrod, Canadian

Common name: Canadian goldenrod, golden rod Botanical name: Solidago canadensis Family: Asteraceae (Daisy) Subfamily: Asteroideae Worldwide distribution: Native to north-eastern and north-central North America. Invasive plant in many parts of Europe, Japan and China. Local distribution: Widespread in England, less so in Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Ireland. Habitat: Roadside, wasteland and canalside. Foraging season: … Read more