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Black Eyed Susan Seeds - Cherokee Sunset

Black Eyed Susan Seeds - Cherokee Sunset

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  • All America Selections Award Winner
  • Come fall, standing seed cones become a food source for birds
  • Rubust stems make for excellent cut flowers
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Fall, Spring
Color Orange, Yellow
Growth Habit Upright
Plant Height 24 to 30 inches
Bloom Season Fall, Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden, Dried Flowers, Landscaping
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer

About Black Eyed Susan Seeds - Cherokee Sunset

Rudbeckia hirta 'Cherokee Sunset'

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Also known as Brown-Eyed Susan, Brown Betty, Gloriosa Daisy, Golden Jerusalem, English Bull's Eye, Poor-Land Daisy, Yellow Daisy, Yellow Ox-Eye Daisy

An essential addition to your garden, Cherokee Sunset Black Eyed Susan is a first-year-blooming perennial with distinctive colors uncommon in the realm of rudbeckias. This AAS winner showcases warm tones of burnt orange, yellow, gold, warm red, and bronze, all present on each four inch double or semi-double bloom. Beginning their blooming spectacle in early summer, these flowers continue their sunset-inspired display until frost, drawing the admiration of bees and butterflies.

Planting Information

Planting Black Eyed Susan Seeds - Cherokee Sunset

Planting Season Fall, Spring
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 12 inches
Plant Height 24 to 30 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
View our Black Eyed Susan Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 75 Up to 80 Sq. Ft

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