Chocolate/Orange Rudbeckia Seeds (Annual Type) 6610

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Chocolate/Orange Rudbeckia Seeds (Annual Type) 6610. What a colour combination! Dark chocolate flowers dignified with a bright orange to yellow halo. Strong stems with long lasting flowers are ideal for cutting or for an all summer show. Grows to a height of 60 cm (24"). Avoid high fertility as this will reduce flowering and irrigate only when absolutely necessary. Water soil below foliage, if at all possible. Note: This is an annual Rudbeckia. Packet contains 15 seed.

How to Grow

3700 seed/gram. Seed can be started indoors in a soil-less mix from February to the beginning of March. Germinates at 20 C (70 F) in 14 to 21 days. Grow on under lights at a slightly cooler temperature before hardening off and transplanting outdoors to a sunny spot. Space 25 cm (10") apart in the garden.


Additional information

WEIGHT N/A
DIMENSIONS N/A
BLOOMING SEASON BEGINS

Late Spring

LIFECYCLE

Annual

PROPAGATION

Start Indoors For Earlier Flowering or Sow Direct in Spring

DAYS TO EMERGENCE

21

LIGHT

Full Sun

GROWTH HABIT

Sturdy

HEIGHT

Medium (45 to 60 cm)(18 to 24")

FROST TOLERANCE

Can Withstand Light Frost

DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY

Easy

HERITAGE

Hybrid

FAMILY NAME

Asteraceae

LATIN

Rudbeckia hirta pulcherrima

SUGGESTED USES

Borders., Containers and planters, Cut flower, Massing in sunny gardens

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