Northeast Pollinator Plants
Rudbeckia hirta (Black-Eyed Susan)
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Common Name: Black-Eyed Susan
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Birds
Use: Naturalizing or as an Annual in Gardens
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: June - Late September
Flower Color: Yellow to Orange Rays with Dark Brown Center
Notes: Rudbeckia hirta (Black-Eyed Susan) is a beloved short-lived but showy long-flowering perennial that readily reseeds. Noted as deer-resistant by UVM.
Native to all of the US: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).