PlantsBlack Eyed Susans→Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida 'Early Bird Gold')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 to 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Brown
Yellow
Other: Golden-yellow rays with dark brown center cone
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Stolons and runners
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Bloom of Early bird gold rudbeckia!

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Santa Rosa Gardens is having another sale!! by virginiarose Aug 21, 2013 5:22 PM 42

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