Plant Type: Perennials
'Henry Eilers' has finely quilled flowers of true yellow, not gold, and is stunning in a mass planting. The leaves are sweetly scented with a subtle vanilla fragrance. Flowers bloom in clusters atop strong stems from July to September. Deadhead spent flowers to encourage additional bloom.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Rudbeckia subtomentosa is a vigorous, but very manageable perennial that favors average to moist soils and full sun to part shade. It is quite tolerant of heat and humidity, but will not withstand long periods of drought.
Soil Moistureaverage and consistent water needs
Characteristics & Attributes
Cut flower, Rain garden
ExposurePart to full sun
Growth RateMedium to fast