Gloriosa Daisy - Rudbeckia gloriosa
Perennial Open Pollinated. This tender perennial produces large blooms in deep orange, yellow, or red that reach 6 - 8" in diameter! The flowers have a long vase life lasting up to 2 weeks. This is a cultivar of North American native Rudbeckia. 1/4 lb covers approximately 1000 sq ft if broadcast. Thin plants to 12" - 15" apart.
Flowers: Good cut flower. Blooms in summer to fall
Attracts: Attracts bees, butterflies, and beneficial insects
Soil: Adaptable to various soil types
Native: N. American Plains
USDA Zone: 3-10
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1/16"
Days to Germinate: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 24"-30"
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Perennial for Garden and Naturalizing Rudbeckia hirta 'Gloriosa Mix' Height: 24-36 Bloom Season: Summer/Fall Seeding Rate: Use 1/4 Lb/1000 sq ft Facts of Note: 1-2 flower clusters, can take sun or light shade and rocky soil, native to California.