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  Solidago simplex Kunth subsp. randii (Porter) G.S.Ringius var. gillmanii (A.Gray) G.S.Ringius image
Photographer: William S. Alverson           

Derek Anderson

Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Asteraceae
Solidago simplex Kunth subsp. randii (Porter) G.S.Ringius var. gillmanii (A.Gray) G.S.Ringius
dune goldenrod, Gillman's goldenrod, sticky goldenrod
Solidago: from Latin solido, meaning "to make whole or heal" and a reference to the supposed, medicinal qualities of these plants
simplex: simple, undivided, unbranched
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Status: Threatened
Plant: erect, perennial, 1'-3' tall forb often with some hairs
Flower: head with 7-10 yellow rays; inflorescence a long, narrow cluster
Leaf:mostly toward the base, long and narrow with a pointed tip
Notes: Lake Michigan shore, sand dunes

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Solidago gillmanii (A.Gray) Steele
Solidago glutinosa Nutt. var. gillmanii (A.Gray) Cronquist
Solidago humilis Pursh var. gillmanii A.Gray
Solidago racemosa Greene var. gillmanii (A.Gray) Fernald
Solidago spathulata DC. var. gillmanii (A.Gray) Cronquist

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