Named for the dark color of their centers, black-eyed Susans are popular flowers in North America. They bloom during the summer and fall months in gorgeous golden and yellow hues. They are territorial flowers, so avoid p... More »

Black-eyed Susans can be grown as annuals if you take precautions as the flowers start to seed. Cutting the flowers before they dry and wither means that the thousands of tiny seeds stay attached to the flower head. If n... More »

To plant black-eyed Susan seeds, choose a suitable location and prepare the soil. Next, sow the seeds and lightly water them. Plant black-eyed Susan seeds directly outdoors or indoors in pots or seed beds. More »

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