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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
coneflower 'Little Goldstar'
Rudbeckia fulgida var. sullivantii 'Little Goldstar'
Rudbeckia may be annuals, biennials or rhizomatous herbaceous perennials, with simple or pinnately divided leaves and large daisy-like flower-heads with yellow or orange rays surrounding a prominent conical disk
'Little Goldstar' is a compact, clump-forming perennial, growing to 50cm tall and wide, with toothed, hairy leaves. Golden-yellow daisy-like flowers with dark brown central cones are borne on branching, upright stems from mid-summer to autumn
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilSand, Loam, Clay
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Prefers a moisture-retentive soil
Propagate by division in spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Cut Flowers Flower borders and beds
Cottage & Informal Garden Prairie Planting Wildflower meadow Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Cut back in autumn
Pests May be susceptible to aphids
May be susceptible to powdery mildews
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coneflower 'Little Goldstar'
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