Rudbeckia ‘Pot of Gold’ Black Eyed Susan
A a shorter and more compact form of Goldstrum black-eyed Susan which does ideally in small gardens and containers; beautiful flowers of gold fill the plant through mid to late summer, a wonderful fall perennial
Pot Of Gold Coneflower has masses of beautiful gold daisy flowers with dark brown eyes at the ends of the stems from mid summer to early fall, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its serrated pointy leaves remain dark green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
Pot Of Gold Coneflower is an herbaceous perennial with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.
This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies to your yard, but is not particularly attractive to deer who tend to leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.
Pot Of Gold Coneflower is recommended for the following landscape applications;
- Mass Planting
- General Garden Use
- Container Planting