Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Fast grower to 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Long Bloom Season
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Blooms mid- to late summer.
Plant type:Perennial
Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
Growth rate:Fast
Average landscape size:Fast grower to 18 to 24 in. tall and wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Blooms mid- to late summer.
Flower color:Yellow
Flower attributesLong Bloom Season
Garden styleCottage, Rustic
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat
History:
The Denver Daisy is a hybrid Rudbeckia from a Colorado native plant, Rudbeckia hirta. Celebrated as the flower of the City of Denver, this plant was introduced to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the founding of Denver.
Lore:
A 2009 Plant Select® award recipient. Plant Select® is a collaboration of Colorado State University, Denver Bonanic Gardens, and the green industry, helping gardeners and horticultural professionals transform the American landscape to a vibrancy inspired by our western regional landscape.