This perennial will die back in the late autumn, winter with new growth appearing in the Spring.
Size: 2 litre potted plants
Position: full sun
Soil: moderately fertile, preferably heavy but well-drained soil
Rate of growth: average
Flowering period: August to October
Hardiness: fully hardy
The large yellow daisy like flowers and dark centres of this perennial make it the perfect addition to a sunny perennial border or mixed with grasses.
The flowers appear in summer and can continue until the first Autumn frosts, plant it to prolong colour in the garden and attract pollinators.
Garden care: Rudbeckia does not like to dry out so may need watering in prolonged dry periods, it can be divided to control spreading and to introduce to other areas of the garden.
Stems may need some support during the flowering season.