Black Eyed Susan Goldsturm – Item #50


Black-eyed Susan’s cheery yellow blossoms mean summertime in its native prairie habitat. Very hardy and easy to grow. Will naturalize in many climates. Attracts bees and other pollinators.

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Additional information

Weight .15 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/8″ (3mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 5-10 days

Thinning: 6″ (15cm)

Plant outdoors in a sunny location and average soil about two weeks before last spring frost date. Scatter seed thinly and mix with top 1/8″ of soil to lightly cover. Water consistently until plants emerge.

Black-eyed Susan is a hardy perennial that blooms first year from seed. Very drought tolerant.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Rudbeckia fulgida

Height: 30″ (76cm)

Bloom Period: midsummer

Type: perennial