‘Denver Daisy’ Blackeyed Susan

‘Denver Daisy’ Blackeyed Susan

Rudbeckia hirta 'Denver Daisy'

These stunning yellow coneflowers have a black cone, surrounded by a big mahogany-red eye. The flowers bloom continuously from summer into fall.

Bloom/Feature

Large golden-yellow daisies summer to fall

Plant Type

AnnualsPerennials

USDA Zones

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to -20°F to -10°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerance, Easy Care, Fall Blooming, Spreading Habit, Tolerates Clay Soil

Flowering Season

Summer to Fall

Use

Border, Container, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

18-20" H x 12-18" W

Pruning

Deadhead year-round and trim back in fall

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun to Part Shade
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants