Black-Eyed Susan, Sweet

Plant Height 4-5 Ft.
Seed Count 700,000 Seeds per LB
Botanical Name Rudbeckia subtomentosa
Life Cycle Perennial
Environment Full Sun to Partial Shade
Preferred Sites Upland/Grassland
Bloom Period July-September
Flower Color Yellow
Pollinator Value Very Good

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Native to central United States from Texas to the Great Lakes this perennial prairie plant is known to be longer lived than its “eyed Susan” counterparts. Growing from 3-5 feet in height, it prefers full sunlight and medium, well drained soils. Flowering from July-September, its bright yellow flowers have a sweet aroma that gives this plant its name.

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