BLACKEYED SUSAN (Rudbeckia hirta)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: BLACKEYED SUSAN (Rudbeckia hirta)

Loved by birds for the seeds and many beneficial insects including butterflies, bees and wasps, spiders.

Learn: http://www.fnps.org/plants/plant/rudbeckia-spp

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://naeb.brit.org/uses/search/?string=Rudbeckia+hirta

My take: http://floridawildlifegardentails.wordpress.com/2017/03/06/five-minutes-with-susan-in-the-garden/

Seeds available: http://www.floridawildflowers.com/products/Rudbeckia-hirta-%252d-Blackeyed%C2%A0Susan.html

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