Annual flower growing up to 70 cm tall. Flowers from August to October in rich red brandy with violet dark centers.
Perfect for creating flower arrangements in naturalistic gardens. Cut flower.
Attracts butterflies and bees.
Grow Rudbeckia hirta in full sun and well-drained soil with average fertility. It is prone to root rot and powdery mildew, so space it well to encourage good air flow and allow its soil to dry between watering. May require staking.
Approximately 60 seeds in 0,1 g packet.
Genus - Rudbeckia
Species - Hirta
Variety - Cherry Brandy
Common name - Cone Flower
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 5 - 10
Height - 0,50 - 0,70 m
Spread - 0,30 m
Plant type - Annual flower
Exposure - Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Neutral
Soil type - Loam, Sand
Water requirements - Average water
Landscape uses - This popular ornamental is at home in cutting gardens and mixed borders.
Bloom season - August - October
Leaf / Flower color - Green / Rich red
Sow indoors from March to April. Press on the moist surface and cover with lass, polythene or propagator lid.
Keep at +18-+22C. Seedlings appear in 14-21 days.
Remove cover when seedlings appear. When large enough transplant to individual pots.
Seeds can be sown directly outside just after the last frost. Keep moist.
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