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Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii

Plant 'Goldsturm'

This most popular black-eyed Susan is highly valued for its large, showy yellow flowers that bloom from July into September. Click on the cultivar icon to learn more about this superior selection. It is wonderful border plant. 

Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii
Showy black-eyed Susan
Family: Aster (Asteraceae)
Type: Perennial

Mature Size:
2-3 feet

Shape:
upright
  Flower Color:
yellow
  Bloom Season:
July-August
September-October
Exposure:
sun
  Soil Moisture:
moderate
  Zones:
3-8
attracts birds
attracts butterflies
native to the Midwest
  Landscape Use:
bedding or border
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