Black-eyed Susan, Orange Coneflower
An all-American favorite, Black-eyed Susan is beloved for its profuse flowering and easy-growing character. Ideal for informal, cottage, and meadow gardens, this carefree perennial naturalizes beautifully and provides seed heads for winter interest. Among the top performers is 'Goldsturm', a reliable favorite with incredible staying power. Plant with purple Frikart’s aster or ornamental grasses for a glorious autumn display.
USDA zones: 3-9
Water requirement: Prefers plentiful water; drought tolerant once established
Sun requirement: Full sun is best; tolerates part shade
Mature size: 18 to 24 inches