Rudbeckia Seeds

Rudbeckia is a genus of flowering plants that belong to the sunflower family (Asteraceae). Commonly known as black-eyed Susans, these plants are native to North America and are characterized by their showy, daisy-like flowers with a central disk surrounded by bright yellow or orange petals.

Rudbeckia is a popular garden plant, grown for its attractive blooms and ease of cultivation. It is often used in borders, beds, and containers, and can also be grown as cut flowers. The plants prefer full sun and well-drained soil, and can tolerate a range of soil types.

In addition to its ornamental uses, rudbeckia is also known for its ecological benefits. It is a valuable plant for pollinators, attracting bees, butterflies, and other beneficial insects to the garden. It can also be used as a companion plant to other vegetables and flowers, helping to repel pests and improve soil health. Some plants that are commonly grown as companion plants to rudbeckia include basil, marigolds, and zinnias.

Rudbeckia is a versatile and attractive plant that can add color and interest to a range of garden settings, while also providing benefits to the surrounding ecosystem.