Black-eyed Susan

Rudbeckia hirta

[rudbeckia_hirta]

This favorite native perennial wildflower grows in open meadows and sunny sites throughout eastern North America. The bright yellow flowers with their distinctive black eye represent the cheeriest of floral displays.

Growth Type: Perennial Color(s): Yellow, Black Hardiness Zones: 1 - 10 Location at Monticello: West Lawn Planting Conditions: Full Sun and Partial Shade Map it: 38.009772,-78.453409

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Blooming Dates 2001: Jul 27 – Nov 12002: Jun 7 – Nov 82003: Jun 20 – Nov 142004: Jun 8 – Dec 32005: Jun 17 – Nov 82006: Jun 16 – Nov 152007: Jun 14 – Nov 152008: Jun 24 – Oct 132009: Jun 11 – Nov 162010: Jun 9 – Dec 12011: Jun 7 – Dec 62012: Jun 15 – Nov 72013: Jul 4 – Oct 30