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Ratibida columnifera | Mexican Hats | Grey Headed Coneflower


Here I am offering Seeds from Ratibida columnifera, also known as Mexican Hats, Grey Headed Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, and Red Hats. This perennial can get about 3 feet high and must be gr4own in a spot where it can get at least 6 hours of direct sunlight a day. This plant will attract birds, bees, and butterflies as it blooms from late Spring until early Fall. It can also be grown to be used as a cut flower. This is a deer resistant plant. A tea can be made from the leaves and flower heads, and it is supposed to be kind of tasty. USDA Hardiness Zones 3 to 10

Ratibida columnifera Mexican Hats Grey Headed Coneflower

Ratibida columnifera Mexican Hats Grey Headed Coneflower

Ratibida columnifera Mexican Hats Grey Headed Coneflower

Ratibida columnifera Mexican Hats Grey Headed Coneflower
Ratibida columnifera | Mexican Hats | Grey Headed Coneflower

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Here I am offering Seeds from Ratibida columnifera, also known as Mexican Hats, Grey Headed Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, and Red Hats. This perennial can get about 3 feet high and must be grown in a spot where it can get at least 6 hours of direct sunlight a day. This plant will attract birds, bees, and butterflies as it blooms from late Spring until early Fall. It can also be grown to be used as a cut flower. This is a deer resistant plant. A tea can be made from the leaves and flower heads, and it is supposed to be kind of tasty. USDA Hardiness Zones 3 to 10








Rudbeckia hirta | Black-Eyed Susan | Gloriosa Daisy


Here I am offering Seeds from Rudbeckia hirta, also known as Black-eyed Susan, Gloriosa Daisy, and Yellow Ox-eye Daisy. Brilliant orange yellow petals frame and contrast the blackish purple centers on this gorgeous flower. This is a great plant for any butterfly garden. The birds, bees, and butterflies love it and it is a very good looking flower. This is the larval host plant of the Silvery Checkerspot, Gorgone Checkerspot, and Bordered Patch butterflies and a nectar source for many others. Some documented butterflies to use Black-eyed Susan as a nectar plant are the Soapberry Hairstreak, Great Spangled Fritillary, Meadow Fritillary, Atlantis Fritillary, Baltimore Checkerspot, Milbert's Tortoise Shell, Silver Spotted Skipper, Southern Cloudy Wing, Northern Cloudy Wing, Powesheik Skipperling, European Skipper, Ottoe Skipper, Arogos Skipper, American Snout, Early Hairstreak, Juniper Hairstreak, Dakota Skipper, American Copper, Swamp Metalmark, and Little Metalmark butterflies. Rudbeckia hirta is grown all over as an Annual, and it is a perennial in USDA Hardiness Zones 5 to 10

Rudbeckia hirta Black-Eyed Susan Gloriosa Daisy

Rudbeckia hirta Black-Eyed Susan Gloriosa Daisy

Rudbeckia hirta Black-Eyed Susan Gloriosa Daisy

Rudbeckia hirta Black-Eyed Susan Gloriosa Daisy
Rudbeckia hirta | Black-Eyed Susan | Gloriosa Daisy

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Here I am offering Seeds from Rudbeckia hirta, also known as Black-eyed Susan, Gloriosa Daisy, and Yellow Ox-eye Daisy. Brilliant orange yellow petals frame and contrast the blackish purple centers on this gorgeous flower. This is a great plant for any butterfly garden. The birds, bees, and butterflies love it and it is a very good looking flower. This is the larval host plant of the Silvery Checkerspot, Gorgone Checkerspot, and Bordered Patch butterflies and a nectar source for many others. Some documented butterflies to use Black-eyed Susan as a nectar plant are the Soapberry Hairstreak, Great Spangled Fritillary, Meadow Fritillary, Atlantis Fritillary, Baltimore Checkerspot, Milberts Tortoise Shell, Silver Spotted Skipper, Southern Cloudy Wing, Northern Cloudy Wing, Powesheik Skipperling, European Skipper, Ottoe Skipper, Arogos Skipper, American Snout, Early Hairstreak, Juniper Hairstreak, Dakota Skipper, American Copper, Swamp Metalmark, and Little Metalmark butterflies. Rudbeckia hirta is grown all over as an Annual, and it is a perennial in USDA Hardiness Zones 5 to 10