Black Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii 'Little Goldstar') in the Black Eyed Susans Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 14 - 16 inches
Plant Spread: 14 - 16 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Brown
Other: Golden-yellow with dark brown cones
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Stolons and runners
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Feb 12, 2016 12:45 AM

Rudbeckia 'Little Goldstar' is a relatively new Black Eyed Susan that was introduced by Jelitto Seeds in 2011.

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