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Sweet Black Eyed Susan

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Rudbeckia subtomentosa

Flower Description:

8-25 flower heads with 10-16 yellow petals and brown dome shaped center disk.

Season BloomJuly-Oct
HabitatPart shade to sun, sandy loamy moist soil, prairies, stream banks, open woods
Leaf DescriptionGland dotted, rough, hairy on underside. Narrow, elliptic-shaped to points at each end.
Soil Type Wet
Light Source Partial Shade, Sun