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Rudbeckia fulgida

yellow coneflower

Orange coneflower requires little maintenance, blooms for an extended period of time, and is brightly colored with a dark eye for contrast. When planted in average to moist soil, it will form broad clumps that will benefit from occasional division.

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Height: 18-36 in
Spread: 18-24 in
Hardiness Zone: 3-9


Bloom Color: Yellow

Characteristics & Attributes

Cultivation Status
Species
Exposure
Sun
Part Shade
Soil Moisture
Average
Dry
Ecoregion
(58) Northeastern Highlands
Ornamental Interest
Summer Bloom
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Bees
Host Plant
Attracts Songbirds
Other Pollinators/Wildlife
Tolerance
Drought Tolerant
Urban Environment
Deer/Rabbit Resistant
Salt Tolerant
Additional Attributes
Low Maintenance


North American Distribution


yellow coneflower - Rudbeckia fulgida from Native Plant Trust
yellow coneflower - Rudbeckia fulgida from Native Plant Trust