Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-eyed Susan

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Butterfly Friendly Deer Resistant
DESCRIPTION
Black-eyed Susan
Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'

This is one of the best garden perennials available. It forms a upright mound and flowers profusely. It’s extremely versatile and can be used in a perennial border, planted in masses, and is the perfect partner for ornamental grasses. This is a tough, low maintenance, easy to grow plant. Attracts butterflies and birds too.

 

BENEFITS
  • ‘Goldstrum’ is a popular perennial the world over
  • Amazing floral display from midsummer to fall
  • Great choice to mix with ornamental grasses or mass plantings
  • Provided nectar for butterflies and seeds for birds
  • Excellent cut flower, easy to grow and very versatile
  • Tolerates deer, drought and clay soil
NATIVE INFO

Native Range

Found in open woods, meadows and pastures.

Map Credit: The Biota of North America 
Map Key: Green (native), Teal (native, adventive), Blue (present), Yellow (present & rare), Red (extinct)

Interesting Facts

 

Rather than filling the bird feeder, you can plant a garden full of bird food starting with this black-eyed Susan. Other native perennials to plant include: coneflower, sunflowers, asters, bee balm, goldenrod and ornamental grasses.

 

GROWING TIPS

 

Adaptable to a wide variety of soil conditions in full to partial sun. Tolerates hot, humid summers and some drought. Deadhead to prolong blooming season. Disease and pest resistant.

 

Mature Size: 2-3ft. Tall x 18-24in. Wide

Hardiness Zone: 5-7

Sun Exposure: Full sun to part sun

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