Goldenrod, a weed or a treasure?

Field with goldenrods. © Beatriz Moisset

Field with goldenrods.
© Beatriz Moisset

“Goldenrods are magnets for a wide variety of animal life. I am talking about the six-legged and eight-legged fauna, insects and spiders.”
“The blue-winged wasp has developed a taste for Japanese beetles and treats them the same way as June beetles.”

Blue-winged wasp on goldenrod. © Beatriz Moisset

Blue-winged wasp on goldenrod.
© Beatriz Moisset

Read the full article in Native Plants and Wildlife Gardens

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