Coneflower - Clasping - Ratibida amplexicaulis
Annual Open Pollinated. Annual Black-eyed Susan with drooping yellow petals and cone-like center. In its home range it is readily found along roadsides, waste areas, along streams and in prairies. Very easy to grow in hot, dry areas. Keep soil moist for four weeks of after planting. Pack covers approximately 10 sq ft if broadcast.
Flowers: Good cut flower. Blooms late summer to fall
Attracts: Attracts bees and butterflies
Soil: Adaptable to various soil types
Native: Southeast US
USDA Zone: 3-10
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1/16"
Days to Germinate: 7-30 Days
Height At Maturity: 12"-18"
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Moderate Water
Annual Native Rudbeckia amplexicaulis Height: 20-24 Bloom Season: Summer/Fall Seeding Rate: Use 125 seeds/sq ft (~2882 seeds/pack)