- Full Sun (6+ Hours Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 15 - 18 Inches
- Mature Width 15 - 18 Inches
- Growing Zones 4 - 8
An abundance of large, long-lasting flowers makes the Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan a favorite with gardeners and pollinators. This Rudbeckia cultivar has the classic good looks of a Black Eyed Susan but is a more prolific bloomer. Bright yellow petals surround a large brown cone and stand on sturdy stems. Flowers bloom from mid-summer until fall.
Create a bold mass planting, or add vibrant color to beds and borders with this plant. Trim the stems to feature the blooms in arrangements. The Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan is a hardy plant that can handle heat and humidity. The flowers attract pollinators during the summer, while birds eat the seeds in the fall. Grow Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan as a perennial in USDA zones 4 through 8.
Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan Care
Plant this Rudbeckia in full to partial sun. A spot that receives 4 to 6 hours of sunlight is ideal. Water the Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan when the top few inches of soil are dry. The soil should be rich, moist, and well drained. This plant is not a heavy feeder; a layer of organic mulch will support growth.
Remove spent flowers to keep the plant looking tidy, and trim back all growth after the first heavy frost in the fall.
Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan Spacing
The Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan has an upright, mounded growth habit. Mature plants stand 15 to 18 inches tall and wide. Space plants 15 to 18 inches apart to create a grouping or mass planting.
Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4 - 8|
|Plant Type: Perennials|
|Light Exposure: Full Sun (At Least 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)|
|Mature Height: 15 - 18 Inches|
|Mature Spread: 15 - 18 Inches|
|Spacing: 15 - 18 Inches|
|Flower Color(s): Yellow|
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Seasonal Interest: Spring Flowering, Summer Flowering|
|Resists: Deer, Disease|
|Uses: Borders, Containers, Mass Planting, Wildlife Gardens|
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Low Maintenance|
|Common Name: Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan|
|Other Name(s): Glitters Like Gold Black Eyed Susan|
|Scientific Name: Rudbeckia x 'Glitters Like Gold'|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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