Add to GuideAsk a Question
To Top

Growing Gloriosa Daisies

Category Flowers
Growing Gloriosa Daisies
These daisies are prolific bloomers in mid summer to early fall. This guide is about growing gloriosa daisies.
Ad

Solutions

Share on ThriftyFunThis guide contains the following solutions. Have something to add? Please share your solution!

By 0 found this helpful
March 13, 2006

Botanical Name:

Rudbeckia hirta

Life Cycle:

perennial (short-live) or biennial

Planting Time:

spring or fall

Height:

2' to 3'

Exposure:

full sun to partial shade
Ad

Soil:

evenly moist, well-drained soil is best, but established plants will tolerate drought

Hardiness:

zones 5 to 10

Bloom Time:

mid summer to early fall

Flower:

shade of yellow, orange, gold and mahogany daisy-shaped flowers; single or double blossoms

Foliage:

green leaves on erect, sturdy stems

Propagation:

seeds

Suggested Use:

cut flowers, beds, borders, and country gardens

Growing Hints:

Sow seeds directly into the garden in the spring two weeks before the last frost date, or start seeds indoors several weeks before the last spring frost date. Don't cover seeds with soil as they need light to germinate, just press seeds lightly into the surface of the soil. Space plants 12 to 14 inches apart. Mature plants readily reseed themselves and seedlings are easy to transplant.
Ad

Interesting Facts:

A strain of Black-Eyed-Susan developed in the U.S., Gloriosa Daisies are prolific bloomers and often bloom themselves to death after only a season or two. Start each year with new plants or let flowers self-sow seedlings for the following spring.
Comment Was this helpful? Yes

Photos

Share on ThriftyFunCheck out these photos. Click at right to share your own photo in this guide.

By 2 found this helpful
July 27, 2015

Photo Description
These gloriosa daisies are 3 feet high and began blooming early in June and are still in full bloom. Gloriosas bloom all summer and love the sun to part shade. I called this photo Independence Day Gloriosa Daisies, since decorations are up for the 4th of July.

Photo Location
Taken in my front garden.

Ad

Comment Like this photo? 2
Related Content
Categories
Home and Garden Gardening FlowersJanuary 23, 2013
Guides
Making Paper Daisies
Making Paper Daisies
African Daisy Photo
Growing African Daisies
Gerbera Daisy
Growing Gerbera Daisies
More
📓
Back to School Ideas!
😎
Summer Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/08/08 18:48:40 in 3 secs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!