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Cutleaf Coneflower, Tall Coneflower
Scientific Name: Rudbeckia laciniata L.
Family: Asteraceae
Cutleaf Coneflower, Tall Coneflower (Rudbeckia  laciniata)
Rudbeckia laciniata, Douglas Ladd. USDA SCS. 1989. Midwest wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. Midwest National Technical Center, Lincoln, NE
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: All zones
USDA: 3-10

Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Origin: Large part of North America in moist meadows

Growth Habits: Perennial, 3 to 9 feet tall (0.9-2.7 m), usually less than 4 feet tall in cultivation (1.2 m); fragrant deeply-lobed leaves used in herbal teas.

Watering Needs: Regular water, well drained soil

Propagation: Seeds, divisions or terminal cuttings

'Goldquelle' is a smaller cultivar with double flowers.

Rudbeckia laciniata, Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 3: 473.

Cutleaf Coneflower, Tall Coneflower (Rudbeckia  laciniata)

Cultural Practices:
Plant 4 feet apart.

Blooming Habits:
Yellow flowers, with greenish brown centers, in mid to late summer. Deadhead to prolong blooming season. Good cut flowers.

Fruiting Habits:

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