Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Henry Eilers' (Henry Eilers Black Eyed Susan)

Height: 4-5 feet
Spread: 2-3 feet
Light: Full sun
Soil: Well-drained, moist soils.
Description: A form of black-eyed-susan with unique quilled (or rolled) petals! This one gets a little taller than the old fashioned type. Blooms ALL summer! At home in the back of the border.

The cultivar was discovered growing in the wild in a railroad prairie remnant by Henry Eilers, a well-known nurseryman in southern Illinois.


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