Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta 'Maya') in the Black Eyed Susans Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 12 to 18 inches (30-45cm)
Plant Spread: 12 to 16 inches (30-40cm)
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
4"-5"
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Pollinators: Hoverflies
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

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Date: 2011-08-06
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Location: central IllinoisDate: summer 2006
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2006-08-06
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