Clasping Coneflower Seeds

Clasping Coneflower Seeds

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $12.59 ($12.59/ounce)
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  • This native wildflower is a close relative of black-eyed susans
  • Native North American annual related to Black Eyed Susans
  • Heirloom Summer bloomer, attractive to pollinators
  • Thrives in bright, sunny growing areas
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Spring
Color Yellow
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Plant Height 24 inches
Bloom Season Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Edible, Extended Bloom Time
Use Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Poor Soil Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer

About Clasping Coneflower Seeds

Rudbeckia amplexicaulis

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Also known as Bachelor Button

Clasping Coneflower is a close cousin to Black-Eyed Susan, and is just as adaptable. Bold and colorful blooms! Note: This is the same wildflower that is also sometimes referred to by the botanical name Dracopis rudbeckia amplexicaulis.

Planting Information

Planting Clasping Coneflower Seeds

Planting Season Spring
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 10 to 12 inches
Plant Height 24 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Coneflower Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count Recommended Coverage
Packet 864 Up to 80 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce 49,000 Up to 625 Sq. Ft

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for Clasping Coneflower Seeds