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common name: Golden rod
dry soil, moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 3 to 10
Strong, erect stems and large leaves. Pyramidal heads of yellow flowers in late summer and early autumn.
Any reasonably fertile, well drained soil in sun. May self seed.
By seed or division.
All parts of the plant have bee used medicinally
Native to North America but naturalised in some parts of Europe.