DAISY, GLORIOSA (Black-eyed Susan) Perennial – Sun
Rudbeckia hirta Ht. 18”-3’ Spread 18”-24”
rude-BECK-ee ah HIR-ta Spacing 12”-18”
HABIT: Fuzzy foliage and yellow flowers with dark brown centers that bloom June into August.
CULTURE: Grows OK in dry soil but responds favorably to moist well-prepared beds. Needs good drainage. Can be planted from seed or pots.
USES: Summer flowers, low water areas.
NOTES: Also called coneflower. Native to Texas. Rudbeckia ‘Goldstrum’ is an improved variety. Can be planted from seed or pots.