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Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida)

Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia fulgida)


Image: Pinelands Nursery



Rudbeckia fulgida or Black-Eyed Susan is a common native perennial featuring yellow flowers. Flowers bloom in the mid-summer to fall (July-October) and grows up to 2-3'. In the winter, seeds are forage for birds. It tolerates droughts very well.



Plant in average, dry, well-drained soils in full sun. Black-Eyed Susans will tolerate drought once established. Provide regular watering and air circulation. They can also be planted in clay soils and urban environments. Deadhead spent flowers to encourage additional bloom and prolong bloom period. Plants slowly spread by rhizomes


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