Rudbeckia fulgida ‘Goldsturm’

Glowing coneflower, Golden coneflower

Rudbeckia fulgida ‘Goldsturm,’ commonly known as golden coneflower, is a striking and resilient perennial herbaceous plant, admired for its captivating golden-yellow daisy-like flowers with dark central cones. This North American native boasts a long-lasting bloom from late summer to early autumn.

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Origin: USA
Genus: Rudbeckia
Species / Cultivar: fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Common Name: Glowing coneflower, Golden coneflower

Plant Biography

Rudbeckia fulgida, commonly known as Orange Coneflower or Black-eyed Susan, is a vibrant and popular perennial native to North America. It is a member of the Asteraceae family and is found naturally in various regions of the eastern and central United States. The plant was first described by Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus in the 18th century.

As a hardy and low-maintenance plant, Rudbeckia fulgida ‘Goldsturm’ thrives in full sun to partial shade and adapts to various soil conditions. Its sturdy stems and lush green foliage make it visually appealing in any landscape.

Ideal for borders, mass plantings, and naturalized settings, ‘Goldsturm’ attracts butterflies and pollinators, enhancing biodiversity in gardens. With its exceptional ornamental value and wildlife attraction, this Black-eyed Susan variety is a valuable asset to any garden design.

Experience the beauty and resilience of Rudbeckia fulgida ‘Goldsturm’ in your landscape. Order now to add a touch of golden radiance and environmental vitality to your outdoor space.

Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Soil: Moist but Well Drained
Soil that allows water to drain at a moderate rate, without the water pooling.
Growth Rate: Fast
Expect to see prolific growth, especially during growing season.
Water Requirement: Medium
Once it is established, this plant is likely to only require watering during drier periods.
Situation: Full Sun to Part Shade
Enjoys direct sun most of the day, but tolerant of fewer sunlit hours or light dappling.
Eventual Height: 0.6m
The plant's ultimate height in typical growing conditions.
Eventual Spread: 0.6m
The plant's ultimate spread in typical growing conditions.
Hardiness: Fully Hardy
Will survive unprotected outdoors in most areas of the UK, even in the harshest winters.
Care & Size Guidance

Care & Size Guidance

Caring for Rudbeckia is a breeze. Choose a sunny spot with well-drained soil. Water regularly during the establishment phase, then only in dry spells. Deadhead faded blooms to encourage continuous flowering. This robust perennial is a pollinator magnet, making it a cherished and low-maintenance addition to gardens, borders, and naturalized areas. Embrace Rudbeckia’s cheerful charm and let it thrive in your outdoor space.

Rudbeckia fulgida typically grows to a height of 60 to 90 centimetres and spreads about 30 to 60 centimetres in width. However, the exact size can vary depending on the specific cultivar and growing conditions. ‘Goldsturm,’ a popular cultivar, tends to be more compact, reaching a height of about 30 to 60 centimetres with a similar spread. It’s best to consider the mature size of the specific cultivar you choose when planning its placement in your garden or landscape.

1 customer review for Rudbeckia fulgida ‘Goldsturm’

Looks good in between my grasses.

G Daniel