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Rudbeckia 'Sonora' (Black-eyed Susan)

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'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