Hybrid Glitters Like Gold, also known as Black-Eyed Susan or Gloriosa Daisy, is a perennial flower native to North America. This cultivar offers an upright mounding habit of 24-36" tall and 12-24" wide, with yellow flowers from July through September. Perennial in zone 3-9, this plant flourishes in full sun with moderate water and attracts pollinators to the landscape. This plant is an excellent addition to cottage gardens, landscape borders, or patio containers. For a compact variety, try Rudbeckia Flame.
Hybrid Glitters Like Gold Selling Tips
Sell Hybrid Glitters Like Gold to customers looking for a low-maintenance perennial to bring color to the landscape. This variety offers many benefits, including large flowers, cold hardiness, and a long bloom season. Attract pollinators to a sunny location with this sun-loving Black-Eyed Susan. Create an attractive cottage garden by growing this plant alongside Zinnias, Echinacea, Eupatorium, and Russian Sage.
Coach Your Customer
1. Space plants 18-24" apart in well-drained soil in full sun.
2. Water once a week or more often in drought.
3. After a hard freeze, cut foliage to just above ground.
General Growing Tips For Your Rooted Cutting Liner
For best results with Hybrid Glitters Like Gold, plant one rooted plug per 6- or 10-inch container. Use well-drained soil with a pH of 5.8-6.2, EC of 1.8-2.2, temperatures of 65-75 daytime and 55-65 nighttime, and light feed (150-200 ppm N). This plant requires long days to flower. Don't pinch or use PGRs. Watch for aphids and powdery mildew. This cultivar resists leaf spot.
Golden yellow flowers bloom from July through September.
This plant doesn't require pinching.
Space containers for adequate airflow and sunlight penetration around the base and foliage of each plant.
This plant doesn't require PGRs.
You may see aphids.
This plant isn't prone to disease, but Botrytis or Powdery Mildew can develop in wet, humid conditions. Take these precautions in your greenhouse.
1. Always practice good sanitization and properly dispose of infected materials.
2. Water at the base of each plant in the morning and allow soil to dry between waterings.
3. Provide good airflow. We recommend using horizontal airflow fans.
4. Space containers so airflow and sunlight can reach the soil level of each plant.
Planting Hybrid Glitters Like Gold Liners
We recommend planting one rooted liner per 6- or 10-inch container. Use well-drained soil and completely bury the ellepot in the center of the container.
Rooted Cuttings Cuttings vary in size between different plant families. These rooted starter plants will arrive ready to be transplanted in to your final container. If they are to be used in a landscape application, you will need to establish them in a 4 inch pot or an 1801 before planting outside.
Rudbeckia Hybrid Glitters Like Gold Quick Reference Guide
|10 Inch crop time||10-12 Weeks|
|Bloom Period||Fall, Summer|
|Perennial Zone||Zones 3-9|