Prolific Bloomer with Brilliant ColorLittle Goldstar, Rudbeckia ‘Little Goldstar’, is a heavy-blooming, knee-high variety of Black-Eyed Susan. It’s a stand-out in any setting with its vibrant yellow orange color. Use several as container plants on a patio or brighten a border with a line of these compact beauties.A Little Goldstar in your yard ensures a burst of sunshine from midsummer to fall. The 2-inch blossoms are yellow orange sunbursts of color providing a dense cover for the 15 inch tall, rounded plant of equal spread. The prominent, dark centers lend a dramatic contrast to the daisy-like shape of the brilliantly-colored flowers. With Little Goldstar you’re sure to draw even more color to our yard as butterflies and bees will flock to its striking beauty. Do a little deadheading, and you’ll extend your bloom time even further. Little Goldstar is an incredibly hardy plant that’s not only a show-stopper in the yard, but has other uses as well. You’ll find that the Little Goldstar’s cut flowers are durable and they are even excellent dried and used in various craft projects. Leave the blooms on in the fall and songbirds will feast on the seeds of the dried cone, providing a treat for your wildlife.For bright, long-lasting color with little care, the Little Goldstar simply can’t be beat.*Heavy blooming*Easy to grow*Deer Resistant.
THE Summer Garden ClassicSome flowers are so foolproof that every garden should have them. Goldsturm Black Eyed Susan (RUDBECKIA fulgida Goldsturm) is one of those flowers. This is a super-hardy native American wildflower that never fails to bring oohs and aahs, especially when planted in big groups.Back Eyed Susan’s can still be seen in masses in the wild prairies of the great American Mid-West, but they perform well almost anywhere in the country. This is a garden classic with beautiful bold texture. The mounds of yellow flowers with deep brown centers dazzle in the summer heat and all the way through fall. Each flower can last up to two weeks on the plant or in the vase. (This is an excellent cut flower!)Goldsturm Black-eyed Susan’s are star performers in perennial borders, meadows and prairie gardens and are unparalleled in mass plantings, especially with native grasses. Unbothered by drought or insects, these flowers return with more force year after year.These are one of the most popular garden plants – so much so it was even named the P.P.A. Plant of the Year in 1999. Make sure that your garden has plenty of these on hand too! Order yours from us today.* Super hardy* Blooms for weeks* Great in mass plantings .
Tallest DaisyThe Black-eyed Susan ‘Herbstonne’, Rudbeckia ‘Herbstonne’, is a summer blooming perennial with a unique green cone that is surrounded by yellow petals; this giant is the tallest of the Rudbeckia and will grow to 6 feet tall with a 3 foot spread.It does not need staking, however, you may want to stake it to make sure the flowers do not break at their peak performance.This plant can be a real eye catcher. Plant in the back of the border with buddleias, Joe Pye Weed, and ornamental grasses.The 2″ to 3″ wide, showy, golden yellow daisy-like blooms show off from summer until frost; spreads rapidly to cover a large area. It prefers full sun to partial sun in well-drained soil.This hardy perennial is excellent in borders or naturalized gardens. Rudbeckia attracts butterflies, especially Monarchs. It also provides food for birds in the winter and is mildew-resistant.Plant in masses with ornamental grasses for a lovely landscape effect!* Tallest Daises* Deer resistant* Attracts Wildlife.