Rudbeckia Goldsturm blooms in mid-to-late summer with an eye-catching display of golden flowers. Black Eyed Susan is very attractive to butterflies and the seed heads provide winter food for seed-eating songbirds as well. Reliable and tough, Rudbeckia tolerates both drought and clay plus easy to maintain.

Common Name

Black Eyed Susan

Botanical Name

Rudbeckia fulgida Goldsturm

Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Flower Color

Yellow

Mature Height

18-24" tall

Mature Spread

24" wide

Bloom Time

Summer

Ships As

Potted Plant

Soil Type

Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Average Soil

Soil Moisture

Average

Amount Of Rain

Less than 10" (with irrigation), 10 to 20", 20 to 30", 30 to 40", 40 to 50"

Advantages

Easy To Grow, Attract Butterflies, Attract Birds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Native, Low Maintenance, Good For Cut Flowers, Good For Containers, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks)

Awards

Perennial Plant of the Year

Ideal Region

Anywhere In The US, Northeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest, Suitable Above 7000 ft

Planting Time

Spring / Summer, Fall

 

Black-Eyed Susan

$7.98Price