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Variety does well when grown in a container.

Use for cut flowers and bouquets

Use for cut flowers and bouquets

Good variety to choose for fresh cut Flowers displays.

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Solar EclipseRudbeckia Seed

1914

Product ID: 1914

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Bright yellow flowers with a distinct dark ring surrounding a very dark center.

The vibrant colors of this unusual rudbeckia make it a great addition to bouquets as well as a versatile garden performer. Strong, upright plants with 16-24" thin stems produce long-blooming flowers 3-4 1/2" in size all summer long. Multiple stems per plant. Also known as blackeyed Susan and gloriosa daisy. Zones 9-10. Ht. 24-30". Avg. 68,800 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.


Product Price Qty
1914Packet  Regular  $3.95
 On Sale For: $1.00 
1914500 Seeds  Regular  $8.85
 On Sale For: $4.25 

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Days to Maturity or Bloom:   90-100

Plant Cycle:   (TP)  

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Growing Information

Rudbeckia

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 8-14 days at 68-72°F (20-22°C).

SOWING: Transplant: Sow 8-10 weeks before last frost. Cover seed lightly, as light is required for germination. Bottom water or mist to avoid covering seed with displaced soil. Transplant into cell packs or larger containers when the first true leaves appear. Harden off and transplant outside after the danger of frost has passed.
Direct seed: Surface sow 2 weeks before last frost in groups of 3-4 seeds, 12-18" apart. Thin to one plant when true leaves appear.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Average, well-drained soil.

PLANT HEIGHT: Varies.

PLANT SPACING: 12-18".

HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 9-10. Best grown as an annual.

HARVEST: Deadheading increases bloom.
Fresh: Before blooms are completely open.
Dried: When blooms are completely open. Remove stem and dry in silica gel.

USES: Excellent cut flower. Beds, pots, back of borders, or wild, meadow, and cottage gardens.


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