Solidago caesia

Solidago = to heal
caesia = light blue 

Synonym:
Family:Asteraceae
Common Name:Blue-stemmed Goldenrod
Authority: Linneaus
Etymology:
C Value:7
Wetness:FACU
# of Species in  
Genus in Illinois:
30
Duration:Perennial
Reproduction:Monoecious
Flower Type:Perfect
Growth Habit:Forb
Leaf Arrangement:Alternate
Leaf Type:Simple
Leaf Margin:Entire
Leaf Toothing:smooth to serrate
Flower Color:Yellow
Habitat:mesic to dry-mesic woods
Status (State):Not Listed
Status (Federal):Not Listed
ID Tips:Produces primarily axillary clusters of flowers and has a bluish stem (glaucous)
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