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Zigzag goldenrod (Solidago flexicaulis L.)

Also known as broad-leaved goldenrod.

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A somewhat atypical goldenrod, with broader leaves, and preferring shaded habitats. Unlike most Solidago sp., blooms off leaf axils in addition to at the end of each stem. The name refers to the fact that the upper stems often angle back and forth in a zig-zag pattern between the leaves.

Range - Expand

Native or Not Present

This tentative map is based on our own research. It may have limited data on Canada and/or Mexico, and there is some subjectivity in our assignment of plants as introduced vs. expanded. Read more in this blog post.