Rudbeckia graminifolia

grassleaf coneflower

Asteraceae (Compositae)

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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: annual to short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 1.5 to 2 ft    Width: < 1 ft
Flower Color: flower color      red
Fruit Color: fruit color   fruit color      brown,black
Phenology: winter dormant

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Occasionally grown as a curiosity.
Propagation: Seed.
Availability: Seed
Light: light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
moisture_bar
Salt Tolerance: Moderately salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand

Ecology

Native Habitats: Savannas near and in the Apalachicola National Forest.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A

Other

Other Comments: Endemic to Florida.