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Rudbeckia fulgida

Rudbeckia fulgida Aiton

orange coneflower

Rudbeckia fulgida (Orange Coneflower)
Image ID: 18654
Image by: Ware, Richard & Teresa
Image Collection: NCBG Digital Library

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: RUFU2
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Rudbeckia fulgida
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2019-03-15

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: RUDBE
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Rudbeckia
GENUS AUTHORITY: L.
GENUS COMMON: Coneflower
GENUS SUMMARY: A genus of about 15 species, herbs, of North America.
GENUS IDENTIFICATION: Identification notes: This treatment needs considerable additional work in the herbarium, and will likely be substantially modified.
GENUS REFERENCES: Urbatsch & Cox in FNA (2006c); Perdue (1957)=Z. Key adapted in part from SE and FNA.

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: ASTERA
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Asteraceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: Dumortier 1822 or COMPOSITAE Giseke 1792
FAMILY COMMON: Aster Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 1500-1700 genera and 20,000-25,000 species, shrubs, herbs, trees, and vines, cosmopolitan in distribution.
FAMILY REFERENCE: Cronquist (1980)=SE throughout family treatment.

NCBG DESCRIPTIVES

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FRUITS:
COMMENTS:
HEIGHT: 2-3 ft.

DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Herb

LEAF ARRANGEMENT: Alternate, Basal
LEAF COMPLEXITY:
LEAF RETENTION:

FLORAL CHARACTERISTICS
SYMMETRY:
BLOOM TIME: July-October
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
x x x x x

BLOOM COLOR:
White Red Pink Orange Yellow Green Blue Lavender Purple Violet Brown Not Applicable
x x

FRUITING PERIOD:

DISTRIBUTION
HABITAT TYPE:
NATIVE RANGE: eastern & central U.S.

HORTICULTURAL
Plant Sale Text: Orange coneflower is durable and long-flowering. This southeastern native perennial is easily grown. Each plant forms a large, showy clump within two to three years. Its flowers have daisy-like flowers with yellow rays and brownish-purple central disks, similar to the black-eyed Susan. This perennial provides lots of nectar for butterflies as well as seeds for birds. It is tolerant of heat and humidity. The genus Rudbeckia supports up to 16 lepidoptera species.

Bloom Table Text: Orange coneflower is durable and long-flowering. This southeastern native perennial is easily grown. Each plant forms a large, showy clump within two to three years. Its flowers have daisy-like flowers with yellow rays and brownish-purple central disks, similar to the black-eyed Susan. This perennial provides lots of nectar for butterflies as well as seeds for birds. It is tolerant of heat and humidity. The genus Rudbeckia supports up to 16 lepidoptera species.

NCBG Location: Education Center Landscape, Native Perennial Border

Cultural Notes:

SOIL MOISTURE: Dry, Average
LIGHT EXPOSURE: Sun, Part Shade, Shade
MINIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 4
MAXIMUM HARDINESS ZONE: 9
GERMINATION CODE:
WILDLIFE VALUE: Bee Friendly, Butterfly Friendly, Bird Friendly
DEER RESISTANCE:

GRIM ACCESSIONS

acc_id acc_num acc_dt coll_id Action
358 2011-0230 2011-11-04 362 View
4012 1992-0168 View
5502 1995-0625 View
7617 2000-0380 2000-11-29 View
9377 2021-0040 2021-04-05 0 View


GRIM COLLECTIONS

Coll_id Project Collection date Collector Action
362 HORT 2010-10-18 Poythress View
1282 HORT 2005-09-20 Liloia View
1377 HORT 2006-11-01 Bryan View
2287 NPMD 2019-10-15 Touloupas View
2326 NPMD 2019-10-28 Touloupas View
2335 NPMD 2019-11-06 Touloupas View


GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
872 358 42 NCBG staff 2011-11-02 View
873 358 44 NCBG staff 2011-11-03 View
874 358 36 NCBG staff 2011-11-03 View
6340 4012 200 NCBG staff 1993-03-01 View
8016 5502 204 NCBG staff 1992-01-01 View
10770 7617 81 NCBG staff 1967-12-31 View
10771 7617 115 NCBG staff 1967-12-31 View
10772 7617 8 NCBG staff 1982-07-29 View
10773 7617 27 NCBG staff 1986-12-31 View
10774 7617 27 NCBG staff 1986-12-31 View
10775 7617 9 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
10776 7617 82 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
10777 7617 94 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
10778 7617 98 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
10779 7617 132 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
10780 7617 135 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
10781 7617 139 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
10782 7617 140 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
10783 7617 143 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
10784 7617 205 NCBG staff 0000-00-00 View
12513 7617 222 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12514 7617 221 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12515 7617 223 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12608 9377 228 Wait 2020-06-26 View
12609 9377 229 Wait 2020-06-26 View
12610 9377 232 Wait 2020-06-26 View
12611 9377 233 Wait 2020-06-26 View
12612 9377 234 Wait 2020-06-26 View
12613 9377 235 Wait 2020-06-26 View
12664 0 19 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12809 0 15 Liloia 0000-00-00 View
12834 0 18 Liloia 0000-00-00 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: RUFU2
USDA Common Name: Orange Coneflower
Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (I)
Distribution: USA (AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, MI, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV), CAN (ON, QC)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb

NATIONAL WETLAND INDICATOR STATUS

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FAC FAC OBL OBL

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2016 National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.3 (Lichvar, R.W., D.L. Banks, W.N. Kirchner, and N.C. Melvin. 2016. The National Wetland Plant List: 2016 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2016-30: 1-17. Published 28 April 2016. ISSN 2153 733X). Regions: AGCP-Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, AK-Alaska, AW-Arid West, CB-Caribbean, EMP-Eastern Mountains and Piedmont, GP-Great Plains, HI-Hawaii, MW-Midwest, NCNE-Northcentral and Northeast, WMCV-Western Mountains, Valleys & Coast

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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Asteraceae Dumortier 1822 or COMPOSITAE Giseke 1792 (Aster Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 1500-1700 genera and 20,000-25,000 species, shrubs, herbs, trees, and vines, cosmopolitan in distribution.
REFERENCE: Cronquist (1980)=SE throughout family treatment.
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Rudbeckia L. (Coneflower)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 15 species, herbs, of North America.
REFERENCE: Urbatsch & Cox in FNA (2006c); Perdue (1957)=Z. Key adapted in part from SE and FNA.

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Rudbeckia fulgida in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Rudbeckia fulgida in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Rudbeckia fulgida in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Rudbeckia fulgida in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Rudbeckia fulgida in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rudbeckia fulgida

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 18654
ID IMAGE2: 2693
ID IMAGE3: 18654

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