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American Gold Rush Black-Eyed Susan



Dome-like, bright yellow-gold flowers with black centers cover this naturally compact North American native cultivar from mid-summer into fall. The fuzzy, narrow foliage is known for its resistance to Septoria leaf spot even in wet, humid conditions. Attractive to butterflies and pollinators, American Gold Rush is destined to be a new staple for sunny gardens and landscapes.

Common Name: American Gold Rush Black-Eyed Susan
Botanical Name: Rudbeckia 'American Gold Rush' PP28498 CPBRAF
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Mature Height: 22-26"
Mature Width: 40-44"
Bloom Time: Midsummer to Early Fall
Soil Preference: Average to Moist
Advantages: Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Bee Friendly, Cut Flower
Zone: 4-9
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2020 All America Selections Perennial Awards Winner

Images Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

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