Black Eyed Susan

Rudbeckia Hirta

Rudbeckia Hirta is fundamental to the Illinois prairie landscape. This vibrant yellow plant is simple and easy to grow from seed. Their bright blooms attract butterflies and other wildlife to its nectar. In Autumn, the seeds of the Rudbeckia Hirta are eaten by lovely songbirds.

General Information:

Mature Height:  1-3 Feet
Mature Width:  2 Foot

Flower Color:  Yellow
Fall Color:  N/A

Soil Type:

Dry, Dry Mesic, Mesic

Exposure:

Full Sun, Partial Shade 

Bloom Period:

June–September

Attracts:

    butterflies

Pair With:

Prairie Dropseed

Stiff Goldenrod