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Rudbeckia
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Plant Type: Hostas

A showy perennial with bright golden yellow petals and brown centers.  Offers an exceptionally long flowering season, beginning in early summer and lasting clear through into mid-fall.  Sturdy, upright habit makes it a wonderful bedding plant for mixed borders and wildflower gardens.  Very drought tolerant.  A natural attraction to butterflies, provides food for birds in the winter and is mildew-resistant.  An easy grower.


Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Flower Color

Gold/Yellow

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

18-24'

Good Companions

Plant Height

18-24'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-10

Soil Moisture

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Border plants, Container, Cut flower or foliage, Mass Planting, Long blooming, Continuous bloom or rebloomer, Easy to grow

Bloom Time

Early summer to mid fall

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests