'Sonora' (Black-eyed Susan)
Rudbeckia hirta (Gloriosa Daisy)
Boasting very large, golden flowers, 5-6 in. across
Rudbeckia hirta 'Sonora' is a compact short-lived perennial, usually grown as an annual, adorned with a large mahogany ring and a dark chocolate cone. It is a great addition to borders or containers and makes excellent cut flowers. Needs Dead-Heading. Occasional cut back will rejuvenate plants. Cold Hardy, Deer & Disease Resistant, Drought & Heat Tolerant, Pest Resistant.
Stunning paired with Fountain Grasses and Perovskia (Russian Sage).
- Light: Full Sun
- Water: Average to light
- Role: Filler
- Fertilize: Once a month
- Height: 18-24 inches
- Spacing: 18-24 inches