Rudbeckia fulgida 'Early Bird Gold' pp# 20286*
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Common Name:
'Early Bird Gold' Black-Eyed Susan
Ornamental Features:
Low maintenance, day length neutral beauty with golden petals and a deep brown cone sitting above deep green foliage. *Price plus $.25 royalty. VIRUS INDEXED AND NEGATIVE
Habit and Growth Rate:
Grows up to 2' tall & spreads 18-24". Blooms early fall and into late summer; earlier and longer than any other Rudbeckia.
Landscape Value:
Great in any landscape or container. Also great for cut flowers.
Zone 4 - 9
Prefers full sun, but will do well in partial shade. Use a well-drained soil. Remove spent flowers to stimulate continous bloom. Drought resistant once established.
Pot Size & Finish Time:
Quart, gallon.
Propagation Methods:
Tissue Culture & Division
Pest/Disease Problems:
No apparent pest problems. Powdery mildew may affect the leaves in hot, humid conditions if not in full sun with good air circulation.