RUDBECKIA grandiflora 'Sundance'

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RUDBECKIA grandiflora 'Sundance'

Rough Coneflower, Tall Coneflower, Black-Eyed Susan
Select Item No. RA156


1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: Native to a few scattered locations in the Southeastern, Midwest and Central USA
Special Features: Lovely golden-yellow blooms shaped like parasols with tall brown cones. Elegant upright and sturdy habit, healthy foliage. Jelitto's select strain of an uncommon Black-Eyed Susan. Terrific cut flower candidate.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2008.
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: golden-yellow
Natural Flowering Period: August - October
Flowering: First year flowering
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z4 - Z8
Foliage: oblong, intensive green
Growth Habit: erect / sturdy
Height with Flowers: 120 cm
Spacing between Plants: 75 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained
Characteristics: solitary plant
Usage: suitable for cutting
Portion weight: 0.15 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 1.29032 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
4 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 2 - 3 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 72 / 128
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
Sowing to Germination: 2 - 3 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 6 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 8 weeks
Container Size(s): 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2") / 2-3 plugs per 15 cm (6")
Fertilizer: High (200-250 ppm)
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