Black-eyed Susan, Gloriosa Daisy, Yellow Ox-eye Daisy
Rudbeckia hirta 'Tiger Eye Gold'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rudbeckia (rud-BEK-ee-a) (Info)
Species: hirta (HER-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Tiger Eye Gold
Additional cultivar information:(aka Tigereye Gold, TigerEye Gold)
Hybridized by Goldsmith
Registered or introduced: 2009

Category:

Perennials

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Herbaceous

This plant is resistant to deer

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall

From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

San Leandro, California

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

New Port Richey, Florida

Davenport, Iowa

Ely, Minnesota

Tarboro, North Carolina

Lancaster, Ohio

Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania

West Chester, Pennsylvania

Knoxville, Tennessee

Garland, Texas

Spring, Texas

Newport News, Virginia

Smithfield, Virginia

Kalama, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jun 16, 2010, RobinsNestEggs from Smithfield, VA (Zone 7b) wrote:

I planted Tigers Eye Gold in my zone 7B garden May of 2009. It is now June of 2010 and I only see in its place small seedlings that I am hoping is Tigers Eye Gold. My other Rudbeckia's are already up and blooming. So hoping this one returns. Loved its form when it was growing last year.