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Rudbeckia x 'Marmalade'

MARMALADE BLACK-EYED SUSAN

Buy Marmalade Black Eyed Susan online. A bushy compact perennial with large, deep golden-orange, daisy like-petals, surrounding dark centers. Blooms summer-fall amid mid-green basal leaves. Ideal for borders or naturalized settings.

Height:

20-24 Inches

Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Black
  • Orange
  • Bronze/Tan/Brown
  • Multi-Colored
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Low Water Use
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Moist
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Cut Flowers
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Rudbeckia is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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