Rudbeckia fulgida Rudbeckia fulgida

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Rudbeckia fulgida

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  • Daisy-Like Flowers,
  • Long Bloom Time,
  • Attracts Butterflies,
Common Name:Black Eyed Susan
Plant Type:Perennial
Brand:American Beauties Native Plants
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7 What is my zone?
Height:24 - 30 Inches
Spread:12 - 24 Inches
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Bee-Friendly, Butterflies, Songbirds
Critter Resistance:Deer
Flower Color:Yellow Shades

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(Black Eyed Susan) Black Eyed Susan is one of the most recognizable native perennials in the North East. Rudbeckia fulgida is no exception! Standing 24-30 inches tall, Rudbeckia fulgida sports bright golden yellow petals that surround a deep brown eye. Often found in meadows, alongside the road Rudbeckia fulgida blooms from midsummer into the fall. This native, seed variety is at its peak with Rudbeckia Goldstrum starts to fizzle. Planted in full sun to part shade locations with average to dry soil conditions is preferred. Once established Rudbeckia fulgida is drought tolerant. Enjoy the beauty of butterflies in the summer and songbirds in the winter as they feast of the nectar and seeds that this native produces.
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Rudbeckia fulgida

Common Name Black Eyed Susan
USDA Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7
Plant Type Perennial
Brand American Beauties Native Plants
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Soil Type Clay
Nature Attractions Bee-Friendly, Butterflies, Songbirds
Critter Resistance Deer
Flower Color Yellow Shades
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Deciduous, Drought Tolerant, Native
Design Use Border, Container, Massing, Specimen
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Summer, Summer

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