Solidago curtisii var. curtisii
Proximal midcauline leaf-blades broadly lanceolate, sparsely hairy. 2n = 18, 36, 54.
Phenology: Flowering (late Aug–)Sep–Oct.
Habitat: Shaded mesic woods and thickets, mostly Appalachian Mountains
Elevation: 300–1200+ m
Ga., Ky., N.C., S.C., Tenn., Va., W.Va.
Sparsely hairy plants of var. curtisii tend to have narrower leaves. They are most common at mid to high elevations in the Appalachian and Blue Ridge mountains.