Rudbeckia hirta 'Marmalade'

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Black-Eyed Susan

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-9

Golden-orange petals surround black cones.
A late summer splash to the garden.

Height

24-30 Inches

Spread

24 Inches

Bloom Time

July-August

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Will reseed. Considered a short-lived perennial.

When to Divide

early spring or fall, divide every 3 years to retain vigor

Good Companions

Prairie Drop Seed Grass (Sporobolus heterolepis), Stonecrop (Sedum rupestre), New England Aster (Aster novae-angliae), White Snakeroot (Eupatorium rugosum), Hybrid Sage (Salvia nemerosa), Butterfly Bush (Buddleia )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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