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Black-eyed Susan

Rudbeckia hirta


  • Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennial
  • Annual/Perennial: Perennial
  • Height: 2 - 3 feet
  • Bloom Color: Yellow or Red and Yellow
  • Bloom Time: May - July
  • Sun Exposure: Sun - Part Sun
  • Soil Conditions: Moist to Dry
  • Spacing: 2 feet on center
  • Culture

    Removing spent blooms can prolong bloom time, but allow to reseed since it is short-lived.

    Landscape Character

    May be considered an annual or short-lived perennial.


    Flowers attract butterflies.

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