Great Coneflower ~100 Seeds (Rudbeckia maxima) Cabbage Leaf Coneflower
Rudbeckia maxima Great coneflower or Dumbo's ears Huge powder blue leaves make up 2 to 3' of basal foliage that is effective all during the growing season. In June and July spikes explode with large deep, gold, drooping ray flowers with a black center. A must for the butterfly and bird lover! Reliable and deer proof.
Looking to attract birds? Plant this cheery flower! Giant brown-eyed Susan has clumps of silvery-blue foliage that give rise to stately flower stalks. The flowers have intense yellow ray flowers that dangle from tall brown centers. Makes a great cut flower!
Origin: US Native Other Common Names: Cabbage Leaf Coneflower, Giant Brown-eyed Susan Duration: Perennial Bloom Time: Summer Height: 48" to 72"
Spacing: 18" to 36" Light: Full Sun to Part Shade Soil Moisture: Medium USDA Zone: 6a-8b Germination: No pre-treatment needed. Sow seeds just below soil surface at 70F and water.