Black-Eyed Susan

Pair it with its sister black-eyed Susan, ‘Irish Spring’, which has green eyes...
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Plant name: Black-Eyed Susan

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Botanical name: Rudbeckia hirta ‘Indian Summer’



Suggested by:
Lance Frazon, John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds (www.kitchengardenseeds.com)

Virtues: It’s a very easy to grow favorite that’s great in the garden and a wonderful cut flower, too.



Flower:
Large (6 to 9 inches across) deep golden flowers with small velvety black centers.



Foliage:
Dark green.

Habit: 2 feet to 3 feet tall.

Season: Summer.

Companions: Pair it with its sister black-eyed Susan, ‘Irish Spring’, which has green eyes.