[Goldenrods: The Genus Solidago (and Euthamnia) East of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Narrow Goldenrod, West Coast Goldenrod

Solidago elongata

Synonyms: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis var. elongata, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa, Solidago lepida

Narrow Goldenrod, West Coast Goldenrod: Solidago elongata (Synonyms: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis var. elongata, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa, Solidago lepida)
Narrow goldenrod as seen in the saddle just east of Spanish Peak, Ochoco National Forest.........September 25, 2016. Note the narrow inflorescence of this species.

Narrow Goldenrod, West Coast Goldenrod: Solidago elongata (Synonyms: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis var. elongata, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa, Solidago lepida)

The photo above is a close-up of the flower heads and upper stem leaves of narrow goldenrod as seen at the trailhead for Hellroaring Meadows in the Tract D Yakama Reservation on the eastern slopes of Mt. Adams...........August 25, 2005.

Inflorescence of Canada Goldenrod, Meadow Goldenrod, Rocky Mountains Canada Goldenrod, Rocky Mountain Goldenrod, Rough Canada Goldenrod: Solidago lepida var. salebrosa (Synonym: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis ssp. salebrosa, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa , Solidago dumetorum, Solidago elongata, Solidago lepida var. elongata, Solidago lepida var. fallax) - Canada Goldenrod, Meadow Goldenrod, Rocky Mountains Canada Goldenrod, Rocky Mountain Goldenrod, Rough Canada Goldenrod: Solidago lepida var. salebrosa (Synonym: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis ssp. salebrosa, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa , Solidago dumetorum, Solidago elongata, Solidago lepida var. elongata, Solidago lepida var. fallax) - Inflorescence of Canada Goldenrod, Meadow Goldenrod, Rocky Mountains Canada Goldenrod, Rocky Mountain Goldenrod, Rough Canada Goldenrod: Solidago lepida var. salebrosa (Synonym: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis ssp. salebrosa, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa , Solidago dumetorum, Solidago elongata, Solidago lepida var. elongata, Solidago lepida var. fallax) - Ventral leaf surface of Canada Goldenrod, Meadow Goldenrod, Rocky Mountains Canada Goldenrod, Rocky Mountain Goldenrod, Rough Canada Goldenrod: Solidago lepida var. salebrosa (Synonym: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis ssp. salebrosa, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa , Solidago dumetorum, Solidago elongata, Solidago lepida var. elongata, Solidago lepida var. fallax)

Dorsal leaf surface of Canada Goldenrod, Meadow Goldenrod, Rocky Mountains Canada Goldenrod, Rocky Mountain Goldenrod, Rough Canada Goldenrod: Solidago lepida var. salebrosa (Synonym: Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata, Solidago canadensis ssp. salebrosa, Solidago canadensis var. salebrosa , Solidago dumetorum, Solidago elongata, Solidago lepida var. elongata, Solidago lepida var. fallax)

Additional photos of narrow goldenrod as seen in meadows along Forest Service Road #16 in Logan Valley, Malheur National Forest...................August 20, 2011.

Paul Slichter