Rough-stemmed Goldenrod
Solidago rugosa Aster Family
(c) Steve Hurst
(c) Steve Hurst

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Yellow

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Lance-shaped

Habitat Type: Fields and thickets

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): George Robert White Environmental Conservation Center (1), Western Field (2), West Side (3), Central Woodland (4), Successional Field (5), South Side (6), Canterbury Brook Corridor (8)

Total Number of EMUs: 7

Status in Massachusetts: Native

Notes: Hairy stem

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston