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Western coneflower 'Green wizard'   

Rudbeckia occidentalis

  • 7 plantings
  • 1 available for swap
  • 6 wanted
  • 7 stashed

'Green wizard' is a Western coneflower variety in the Rudbeckia genus with a scientific name of Rudbeckia occidentalis. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Rich black. Leaves appear approximately as a   Kelly green colour. A type of Flower, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Normally grows with a erect-like habit.

Green wizard Western coneflower is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Green wizard have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Green wizard

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Green wizard likes a position of full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Green wizard is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 3 - 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

Growing Green wizard from seed

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Green wizard about 49 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Green wizard

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Green wizard is a tender plant.

Harvesting Green wizard

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