Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii 'Little Goldstar' PP22,397 - Little Goldstar
Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii 'Little Goldstar'
Think of Rudbeckia 'Goldsturm' with a compact form and enhanced blooming power and you have 'Little Goldstar'. Perhaps the perfect late summer garden bloomer! Long flowering and endlessly attractive to pollinators, this compact powerhouse will enliven and electrify your garden!
- Tolerates deer, drought, and clay soil
- Birds love the profuse seeds from dried blooms
- Compact form with massive flower power
- Black-Eyed Susan daisies are perfect for cutting
- Late summer bloom helps extend the season
Moist woods, meadows, savannas, and swamps in New York west to Missouri and south to Alabama and Florida.
Map Credit: The Biota of North America
Map Key: Green (native), Teal (native, adventive), Blue (present), Yellow (present & rare), Red (extinct)
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.
Grows well in moist, well-drained soil in full sun. Tolerant of partial shade. Deadhead to prolong blooming season. Disease and pest resistance.