The colour goldenrod is a representation of the colour of some of the deeper gold coloured goldenrod flowers.
The flower is widespread across most of Europe as well as North Africa, North America and Northern, Central, and Southwestern Asia.

The first known recorded use of goldenrod as a colour name in English was in 1915.

Young goldenrod leaves are edible. Native Americans used the seeds of some species for food.

Hex code on mom2B stock: #DAA520

Goldenrod Colour