Rudbeckia subtomentosa 'Little Henry'

Little Henry Black-eyed Susan

Herbaceous Perennial

Quilled, golden blooms just like Henry Eilers but grows 1/3 shorter making this a perfect fit for any landscape. Blooms from July through September and makes a great cut flower. Butterflies love it!

Growing Conditions

Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Afternoon Sun

Water Needs: Average


Size: 24 - 48 tall x 24 - 36 wide
Shape / Form: Clumping, Upright
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Flowers, Long Blooming

Foliage Color: Green

Flower Color: Yellow, Yellow / Gold
Bloom Season: Aug, Sep, Oct, Summer, Fall
Flower Shape: Daisy / Composite, Single

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Cutting Garden, Hell Strip, Mixed Border
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Low Water / No Water, Rabbit Resistant
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Hummingbirds, Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Summer, Fall

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plant Combos