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Rudbeckia hirta - Black-eyed Susan

Price: $ 3.95
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This, the best known of all wildflowers, the Black-eyed Susan is also the easiest to grow. A single plant can produce an extravagant floral display over much of the summer and planted in masses it is simply stunning! A self-seeding biennial, it is not picky about soil conditions and will grow just about anywhere. A green thumb is not a prerequisite for success with the popular Rudbeckia hirta!

Colour: Yellow
Blooms: Mid to Late Summer
Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 1' - 3'
Soil: Sand to Clay
Water: Dry to Medium

All Wildflower Farm seeds are hardy through growing zone 3, organic and non-GMO.

Approx. 120 seeds per pack - 16,210 seeds per 5 grams

Attracts Butterflies!    Deer Resistant!    Claybuster!
Makes Great Cut Flowers!


Indoors: No pre-treatment necessary other than cold, dry storage. Start at least 4 weeks before outdoor night temperatures are reliably in the 10 C (50 F) range. Plant seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep in pots. Keep moist but not soggy and very warm (21 C - 70 F). When seedlings are 5 cm (2 in.) tall, transplant into the garden spaced 30 cm (1 ft.) apart.

Outdoors: Sow seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep outdoors in either late fall or early spring.

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