Rudbeckia Indian Summer – Item #696


Huge blossoms, some measuring six to nine inches across. Long stems with single and double blossoms are perfect for cutting. Just a few blossoms will fill an entire bouquet. Vigorous bushy plants will bloom the first year from seed. Easy to grow. It won an All America Selections award in 1995.

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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: 7-10 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Select a location with full sun to part shade. May be started indoors four weeks before last frost date. Keep young plants watered and weeded until established. Mature plants are quite drought tolerant.

Cut flowers regularly to encourage more blossoms.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Rudbeckia hirta

Height: 36-42″ (91-107cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: perennial

Attributes: AAS winner