Solidago rigida L.
Common Name: STIFF GOLDENROD
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb

Prairies, dry fields and hillsides; may spread along roadsides and railroads.

This is a tall, handsome, large-headed goldenrod. The blades of the lower cauline leaves, like the basal ones, are much larger than the upper cauline leaves, and instead of being sessile or nearly so are on long petioles.

Locations

Barry County
Berrien County
Branch County
Cass County
Cheboygan County
Delta County
Genesee County
Hillsdale County
Ionia County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Macomb County
Menominee County
Monroe County
Montcalm County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 11, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=466.