Southeastern Plants

The species profiles below are a one-stop-shop for information about the plant that the Southeast region of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is responsible for protecting and/or recovering.

Leafy green vegetation with bright yellow flowers

White-haired goldenrod

The white-haired goldenrod is a unique plant to the Red River Gorge region of eastern Kentucky. The Red River Gorge is well known for its unique geology, scenic beauty, and outdoor recreational opportunities, and much of the area is located within the Daniel Boone National Forest. Visit the species profile...

White-haired goldenrod. Photo: John MacGregor, Kentucky Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources