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Euthamia caroliniana

Previously known as:

  • Euthamia microcephala
  • Euthamia microphylla
  • Euthamia minor
  • Euthamia tenuifolia
  • Euthamia tenuifolia var. tenuifolia
  • Solidago caroliniana
  • Solidago microcephala
  • Solidago microphylla
  • Solidago minor
  • Solidago tenuifolia
Description

Slender Goldentop is a native perennial in the daisy family  

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#bees#butterflies#sun#yellow#full sun#summer#drought tolerant#fall flowers#yellow flowers#winter interest#fall interest#NC native#summer flowers
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#bees#butterflies#sun#yellow#full sun#summer#drought tolerant#fall flowers#yellow flowers#winter interest#fall interest#NC native#summer flowers
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Euthamia
    Species:
    caroliniana
    Family:
    Asteraceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Eastern North America, NC
    Wildlife Value:
    Attracts bees and butterflies.
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    drought
    Dimensions:
    Height: 1 ft. 0 in. - 3 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 1 ft. 6 in. - 2 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Native Plant
    Perennial
    Wildflower
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Available Space To Plant:
    12 inches-3 feet
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Good Cut
    Long Bloom Season
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Summer
    Winter
    Flower Description:
    Flowers bloom from late summer to very early winter.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Leaf Margin:
    Entire
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Width:
    < 1 inch
    Leaf Description:
    Leaves are small, narrow, and look a little like grass. They have one vein and also resin dots. There are alternate and basal leaves.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Butterfly Garden
    Drought Tolerant Garden
    Native Garden
    Pollinator Garden
    Attracts:
    Bees
    Butterflies
    Pollinators
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought