Friday, 9 May 2008

Goldenrod





Goldenrod
Solidago canadensis

Native to Canada can grow to 1metre
Can be invasive (very) needs to be kept under control.
Bees love it also butterflies.

I need to clear it out occasionally but it always comes back. rolleyes
It's insect attraction is it's saving grace...it also adds some height to the garden.

According to these links is a very useful herb too.
Botanical.com: A Modern Herbal by Mrs M Grieve
Plants For A Future: Database

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