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Solidago rigida, Stiff Goldenrod Seed Balls

  • 1450

Attract bees, butterflies, and birds to your backyard with Stiff Goldenrod (Solidago rigida). Tall, upright stems, deep green leaves, and a dense head of gold makes this American native wildflower a must have for pollinator gardens. Blooming very late in the season, this is an important addition to gardens both in sustaining color, but also to help pollinators prepare for long migrations and the coming winter. A late and long-blooming US native wildflower for pollinator and habitat gardens.

Historically, a poultice was used to treat insect bites, and a tea was infused to help sore throats.

Plant outdoors Fall through Late Winter. Seeds will germinate when conditions are optimal. In good conditions, flowers appear the first year.

• A perennial
• Native to Central and Eastern US
• full sun to part shade and Tolerates a wide variety of soils.
• Moderate Water Requirement
• Sow Fall through Late Winter, 12-24 inches apart
• Zone 3-9

Stiff Goldenrod is native to the following states:
Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

Seed balls (seed bombs) are 1/2-inch balls of dried soil and seeds. Essentially, they are pre-planted seeds. They are great for no-till gardening and beautifying neglected landscapes. Sow by pressing the seed ball halfway into the surrounding soil. Plant in habitats in need of biodiversity. Non-GMO. Pesticide free.

A seed ball protects seeds from erosion, foraging, and harsh conditions. This protective property often results in higher but slower germination rates. Please be patient with your seed balls. Placed in the appropriate soil and climate, they will grow.

Grow seed balls risk free. If you are not satisfied, we will refund or replace the products that disappointed you. Why? Because we want to grow a greener, more biodiverse planet, and we want you to plant more native wildflowers and tasty vegetables. Warranty excludes custom orders and discounted overstock.

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