Parent: Rudbeckia maxima
Zones: 4 to 9
Size: To 7' tall (in bloom) and 2' wide
Bright gold new foliage in spring, maturing to chartreuse green. Tall spikes of yellow flowers in late spring. Prefers moist soil.
Seedling from a plant in Cherokee County, Texas, discovered by Greg Grant, plantsman. (PDN)
I purchased a 4" pot from Plant Delights in June 2012 and planted it in the Big Trees and Birds garden. It did not do very much the first year.