Rudbeckia hirta ‘Marmalade’
‘Marmalade’ is a dwarf growing strain suited to pot culture or a spot at the front of a garden bed. Warm orange-yellow flowers are produced on 40cm tall stems from early summer until late autumn. Space 30cm apart.
When to sow: Early spring to late October
Where to sow: Sow seed straight into the garden in late October
Or sow seed individually in 5cm or 7.5 cm pots in early September and transplant into the garden in November.
Depth to sow: 1/2cm
Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.
Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil.
Spacing: Between plants: 30cm
Directions: Plant seed individually 1/2cm deep in 5 or 7.5cm pots in early September and plant out in November or direct sow late October.
Packet 50 seeds