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Rudbeckia hirta 'Indian Summer' (Black-eyed Susan 'Indian Summer')

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Botanical name: Rudbeckia hirta 'Indian Summer'

Other names: Black-eyed Susan 'Indian Summer'

Genus: Rudbeckia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Indian Summer' _ 'Indian Summer' is an half-hardy annual. In late summer and early autumn, on branched stems, it bears large, single, daisy-like, golden yellow flowers. Drought and disease-tolerant.

Rudbeckia hirta 'Indian Summer' is: Deciduous

Flower: Golden-yellow in Summer; Golden-yellow in Autumn

Foliage: Green in Summer; Green in Autumn

Habit: Branching, Clump-forming

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Rudbeckia hirta 'Indian Summer' (Black-eyed Susan 'Indian Summer') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.3m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Prairie planting

Cultivation: Plant in moderately fertile, free-draining soil in a sunny position.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)

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