Solidago canadensis var. hargeri Fernald
Family: Asteraceae
Canadian goldenrod, Harger's goldenrod
[Solidago canadensis var. gilvocanescens L.]
Solidago canadensis var. hargeri image
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium (UWSP)  
Etymology: Solidago: from Latin solido, meaning "to make whole or heal" and a reference to the supposed, medicinal qualities of these plants
Plants: perennial forb
Conservation Status: Native - potentially invasive