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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Solidago are woody-based perennials, some invasive, with erect stems bearing narrow leaves and terminal panicles or racemes of small yellow flowers in summer and autumn
'Goldenmosa' is a compact herbaceous perennial to 75cm, with narrow mid-green leaves and conical panicles to 30cm in length, of small bright yellow flowers with yellow stalks
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Time to ultimate height
Grow in poor to moderately fertile, preferably sandy, well-drained soil in full sun
Propagate by division in spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Cut Flowers
Cottage & Informal Garden Prairie Planting Wildlife Gardens
Pruning Remove flowered stems to prevent self-seeding
Pests Generally pest free
May be subject to powdery mildews
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