Week 18 – May 05, 2021

Plant Information

Rudbeckia Goldsturm

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  • Rudbeckia Goldsturm - Container
  • Rudbeckia Goldsturm - Landscape
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii

Common Name: Black-Eyed Susan

Hardiness Zone: 3a - 9b

Hardiness Degree: -30°F (-34.4°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Autumn, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Water/Rain tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm)

Height: 24 - 28" (61 - 71cm)

Width: 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A native North American wildflower.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 6 to 8 weeks
Transplant to finish: 20 to 24 weeks

  • Superior seed quality compared to other Goldsturm strains.
  • Premium, late Summer-flowering perennial is considered “best in class” for landscapes.
  • Upright plants produce a large, single, scentless bloom on every stem, over tight, dark green foliage.

Goldsturm needs early sowing and optimal natural growing conditions to provide 100% First Year Flowering.