Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii

Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii

Rudbeckia

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii
  • Common name: Rudbeckia
  • Plant type: Perennial

Height: 60cm

Spread: 45cm

Flower colour:
  • Yellow
Foliage colour:
  • Green
  • Features: Attractive to wildlife, Autumn colour, Flowers

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Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii bears attractive, daisy-like flowers with cone-shaped, black-brown centres from August to October. It's ideal for creating a splash of late-summer colour in ornamental borders and works well in prairie-style schemes with ornamental grasses. Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii is more floriferous than other rudbeckia varieties.

For best results grow Rudbeckia fulgida var. deamii in bold drifts in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Divide congested clumps from autumn to spring.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, Dappled shade
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Middle
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

  • Wildlife features: Nectar/pollen rich flowers

Care routine

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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

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