Rudbeckia laciniata ‘Herbstsonne’
Coneflower ‘Herbstsonne’, Rudbeckia ‘Autumn Sun’ , Rudbeckia nitida ‘Herbstsonne’ , Black-eyed Susan ‘Herbstsonne’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Herbstsonne’ _ ‘Herbstsonne’ is a vigorous, upright, deciduous perennial with pinnate leaves divided into three to five, prominently-veined, toothed, dark grey-green leaflets and branches stems bearing flowerheads with bright yellow florets and yellow-green central discs.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Brown, Yellow in Summer; Yellow, Brown in Autumn
Green in Summer; Green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Generally pest free.
Generally disease free.
Deadhead regularly. Cut back in late autumn or early spring.
Rudbeckia laciniata ‘Herbstsonne’ (Coneflower ‘Herbstsonne’) will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Prairie planting
Plant in moderately fertile, free-draining soil in a sunny or lightly shaded position.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West