Black-eyed Susan

(Rudbeckia, Brown Eyed Susan, Brown Betty, Gloriosa Daisy)

Black-eyed Susan
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It is an upright annual (sometimes biennial or perennial) native to most of North America, and is one of a number of plants with the common name Black-eyed Susan with flowers having dark purplish brown centers. Black-eyed Susans can be established, like most other wildflowers, simply by wind carried seeds throughout an area. They are able to reseed themselves after the first season.
Thrives in most soils in full sun and/or dry places.