Rudbeckia hirta ‘Toto’

Rudbeckia hirta 'Toto'

M grew these from seed, that where for free… planted in 2007

Black-Eyed Susan, Gloriosa Daisy

Family: Asteraceae

Genus: Rudbeckia

Species: hirta

Cultivar: Toto

Type: Perennial

Height: 6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing: 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness: USDA Zone 5a to -28.8 °C (-20 °F)

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Bloom Color: Bright Yellow

Foliage: Herbaceous

Propagation Methods: From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse From seed; sow indoors before last frost From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed: This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Otherdetails: Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Planted: 2007

Updated: 2008

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