Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Henry Eilers'
More About Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Henry Eilers'
- Clumping, stiff, upright, well-branched stems
- Quilled, yellow petals surround a brown, central eye
- Basal leaves appear early spring and leafy stems appear in June
- Ovate, slightly hairy, dark, gray-green leaves
- Foliage has a mild, sweet, vanilla fragrance
- Bloom Time: July to September
Sweet Coneflower Growing and Maintenance Tips
Grows best in an average to moist, well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Tolerates hot and humid summers, however, this species of rudbeckia has less tolerance to drought than most. Deadheading will extend the bloom time.
Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Henry Eilers' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall