Rudbeckia laciniata var. laciniata
Height: 4-6 ft
Spread: 2 ft
Bloom Time: July-October
Sunlight: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist-Wet
Large flowers are 2½ to 4 inches wide with yellow petals and protruding green centers that turn darker as time passes. This upright species has large, divided leaves. Many pollinators visit, especially small butterflies and wasps. Silvery Checkerspot butterflies use this plant for nectar and also as a host plant for their caterpillars.