Rudbeckia hirta (Black-Eyed Susan)
Rudbeckia h. 'Prairie Sun'
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Rudbeckia hirta 'Prairie Sun'

Black-Eyed Susan

Plant Type: Perennials

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Rudbeckia hirta Indian Summer

Black-Eyed Susan

Fast growing plants produce huge 6-9" bright yellow flowers with a small brown cone. Very floriferous and spectacular summer color; drought and heat tolerant,

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Exceptional summer color! Large 5" golden yellow flowers tipped lighter yellow and with light green cones. Plants are fast growing and continue to bloom all summer; very heat tolerant.

  • Golden-yellow flowers with light green cones
  • Blooms midsummer to fall
  • Heat tolerant
Item # Pack Size  
4563945 30 3" Plug Please Login for Pricing

Height:

36 in

Spread:

18-24 in

Zone:

5-9

Rudbeckia

Common Name: Black-Eyed Susan

Native and very easy to naturalize. All have yellow daisy-like flowers with dark cone-shaped centers. Excellent for mass color display in the sunny border.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Dry
Average Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage
Mass Plant
Good Container Plant

Growth Rate in the Garden

Rapid

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer
Fall