Rudbeckia laciniata ‘Herbstonne’

(‘Autumn Sun’ coneflower)

Growth: Upright, clump-forming. Grow at the back of the herbaceous border or cottage garden, in a meadow garden or as a specimen for late summer massed bloom. Prefers full sun and moist, well-drained soil.

Characteristics: A mass of large (4-5”) bright golden flowers with broad, recurved petals surrounding an erect green (maturing to brown) cone. Sturdy, upright flower stems rise through lush, glossy green foliage. Seed heads attract birds in winter, while flowers are a magnet for bees and other pollinators. Lovely cut flower.

Size:   Height 4-6’ (1-2m) 
            Width 3-5’ (1-1.5m)

Zone: 3  

On site:  1 gal $15.00