This is Rudbeckia Cherry Brandy this is a perennial it is also picked as one of the Garden Leaders. This grows to be 24" tall and has large flowers that are about 4" across they like full sun and grow best in zone 5-8 this is great for cut flowers.
These are able to grow in salter sandy soil near the beach butterflies and hummingbirds like them. These are also one deer-resistant flower. These will bloom from early summer into fall and like full sun.
Cherry Brandy / Rudbeckia is also known as Gloriosa Daisy. This is a hybrid with vivid red soft velvety petals and attaches to the chocolate center. This bi-color bloom (some have several shades of rich cherry red to maroon) and darken toward the center, is a unique twist to the standard Black-Eyed Susan.
Approximate seeds per pound: 1,710,000 Season: Biennial USDA Zones: 3 - 9 Height: 24 inches Bloom Season: Late summer and fall Bloom Color: Golden yellow Environment: Full sun Soil Type: Any soils that are not too dry, pH 5.8 - 6.8 Deer Resistant: Yes
Temperature: 70F Average Germ Time: 7 - 30 days Light Required: Yes Depth: Do not cover the seed but press it into the soil Sowing Rate: 1/2 ounce per 1,000 square feet or 2 pounds per acre Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination Plant Spacing: 12 - 18 inches