Rudbeckia hirta 'Enchanted Romance' (PBR)

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Buy Rudbeckia hirta 'Enchanted Romance' (PBR) coneflower: A tender perennial with upright, daisy-shaped dusky-red flowerheads

This perennial dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: moist, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: July to October
  • Hardiness: half hardy (will need winter protection)

    A neat, multi petalled coneflower with dusky-red ray florets surrounding a golden ring of stamens encircling a prominent ‘pincushion’ brown eye. Busy with bees and butterflies, ‘Enchanted Romance; will be loved by all nectar-seeking insects. Originally from the prairies of North America, this Rudbeckia is best grown as a magnificent half-hardy annual - pop these in pots on your patio for a striking late summer display!

  • Garden care: Pot up and grow on under glass until all risk of frost has passed when they can be planted outside in a well-prepared bed. Pinching out the growing tips will encourage them to become bushier, and feed with a high potash fertiliser at regular intervals throughout the summer. Feed weekly with seaweed extract during the growing season. Deadhead faded flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced.

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