Rudbeckia hirta 'Cherry Brandy'

Black-eyed Susan


Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

  • 3" deep maroon flowers with dark centers
  • Flowers all summer long
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Planted in full sun, this plant will tolerate just about any type of soil.The original plant lives only one year, however; they reseed themselves for future years.  


Height: 20-24 in
Spacing: 10-12 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Burgundy
Zone: 5-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed
  • Long Blooming
  • Container
  • Low Maintenance

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Dry Soil