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Sweet Coneflower

Rudbeckia subtomentosa

Sweet Coneflower is a native superstar! In late summer, it puts on a dazzling display of typical golden yellow flowers with dark brown dome-shaped centers. The foliage of this long-lived resilient plant is medium green and forms a tidy basal clump.

Late summer knockout
Abundant golden yellow flowers
Attractive foliage

Gardening Suggestions for Sweet Coneflower:

Key Characteristics:

Midwest Native
Butterflies
Songbirds
Moist, Well-Drained
Cut Flower
Height:
48-72 Inches
Spread:
24-36 Inches
Hardiness Zone:
3 - 8

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Additional Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Songbirds
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Exposure
Full Sun
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Habit
Perennial
Program
Grow Native!
Attributes
Sun-loving
Erosion Control
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Rain Gardens and Bioswales
Cut Flower
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Characteristics Key

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humming- birds
Songbirds
Butterflies
Dry
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil
Cut Flower
Midwest Native
Dried Flower
Salt Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Climbing
Fragrant
Container
Great Foliage