Black-eyed Susan, Rudbeckia hirta
One of the few perennials that will bloom in the first year if planted in early spring. Bright yellow to orange-yellow daisy-like flowers grow thickly on bristly stems. Grows in average, well-drained soils in full sun. Best in moist, organically rich soils. Tolerates heat, drought and a wide range of conditions. Butterflies are attracted to Rudbeckia hirta, especially in mass plantings. 50 seeds/2.00.