Rudbeckia fulgida

orange coneflower

Asteraceae

wildlife plant  

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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 2-3 ft    Width: 1.5 to 2 ft
Flower Color: flower color   flower color      yellow,orange
Fruit Color: fruit color   fruit color      brown,black
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Wildflower garden, border plant, containers.
Propagation: Seed. Self sows. Clumps can be divided.
Availability: Quality nurseries, Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales, Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Moderately salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand

Ecology

Wildlife:
wildlife plant  
Attracts bees. Small birds eat the seed.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B,10A,10B

Other

Other Comments: Blooms mid- summer into fall.