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Rudbeckia hirta ‘Rustic Dwarfs Mixed’

Rudbeckia

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Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

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Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

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Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Rudbeckia hirta 'Rustic Dwarfs Mixed'
  • Common name: Rudbeckia
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Plant Type: Perennial
Flower colour:

Yellow

Foliage colour:

Green

Rudbeckia ‘Rustic Dwarfs Mixed’ contains a beautiful mixture of yellow, bronze and mahogany rudbeckias, which stand up well to wet weather. It’s perfect for growing in a mixed herbaceous border, and also works well in prarie-style planting schemes. Like all coneflowers, Rudbeckia ‘Rustic Dwarfs Mixed’ thrives in a sheltered, sunny spot. It makes an excellent cut flower.

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For best results grow in moist but well-drained soil, in full sun. Divide plants in spring or autumn.

How to grow Rudbeckia 'Rustic Dwarfs Mixed'

  • Plant size

    60cm height

    60cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Middle

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy / clay / heavy / moist

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow
Sow

Do not Sow in January

Do not Sow in February

Do Sow in March

Do not Sow in April

Do not Sow in May

Do not Sow in June

Do not Sow in July

Do not Sow in August

Do not Sow in September

Do not Sow in October

Do not Sow in November

Do not Sow in December

Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do not Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does not flower in June

Plant does not flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Divide
Divide

Do not Divide in January

Do not Divide in February

Do not Divide in March

Do not Divide in April

Do not Divide in May

Do not Divide in June

Do not Divide in July

Do not Divide in August

Do Divide in September

Do Divide in October

Do not Divide in November

Do not Divide in December

Rudbeckia 'Rustic Dwarfs Mixed' and wildlife

Rudbeckia 'Rustic Dwarfs Mixed' is known for attracting bees and other pollinators. It nectar-pollen-rich-flowers.

Attractive to Bees

Does not attract Beneficial insects

Does not attract Birds

Does not attract Butterflies​/​Moths

Attractive to Other pollinators

Is Rudbeckia 'Rustic Dwarfs Mixed' poisonous?

Rudbeckia 'Rustic Dwarfs Mixed' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

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