Chocolate/Orange Rudbeckia Seeds (Annual Type) 6610
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.
|BLOOMING SEASON BEGINS||
Start Indoors For Earlier Flowering or Sow Direct in Spring
|DAYS TO EMERGENCE||
Medium (45 to 60 cm)(18 to 24")
Can Withstand Light Frost
|DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY||
Rudbeckia hirta pulcherrima
Borders., Containers and planters, Cut flower, Massing in sunny gardens