AKA: Goldquelle Coneflower (Gold Drops) Cutleaf
Rudbeckia ‘Goldquelle’ is a summer perennial with medium green, cut foliage that is covered with fully double, bright yellow flowers on sturdy stems. Plants can form large clumps over time with a controlled spread.
Soil: Grow in rich, moist but well-drained soil that does not dry out in summer. Works well against structure such as decks and fences. May need support from summer storms if unprotected. Shallow rooted shoots can be contained with edging to discourage its spreading habit. Don’t crowd and allow airflow to discourage powdery mildew in humid summers.
Propagation: Divide in Spring or Fall.
- Plant Height:3 to 7 feet
- Plant Width:1 to 3 feet
- Zones:4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
- Bloom Time: Summer through Fall
- Growth Rate:Fast
- Light:Full Sun to Partial Shade
- Moisture:Medium to Wet
- Plant Type:Perennials
- Plant Seasonal Interest:Spring through Fall
- Flower Color:Yellow, Full Double
More About Rudbeckia laciniata ‘Goldquelle’
Rudbeckia laciniata ‘Goldquelle’ is a tall, robust herbaceous perennial with branched stems bearing fluffy, fully double yellow flowers, 3 in. across (7 cm), packed with golden-yellow rays. Blooming profusely from midsummer to fall, the blossoms rise atop strong flower stems above the foliage of deeply-lobed, dark green leaves. This perennial is a sight to behold with its masses of bright yellow flowers. Stake and pinch back in early summer to promote bushiness.