Sweet Coneflower (Rudbeckia subtomentosa)

Sweet Coneflower (Rudbeckia Subtomentosa)
Credit: Britton, N.L., and A. Brown | An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. | License: PD USDA NRCS

Rudbeckia Subtomentosa, or more commonly know as Sweet Coneflower, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Rudbeckia. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Rudbeckia Subtomentosa or Sweet Coneflower's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arkansas, Connecticut, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Rudbeckia
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: KY (E) MI (PREX) TN (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: KY (sweet coneflower) MI (sweet coneflower) TN (sweet coneflower)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU+ FAC+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FAC) 2(FAC+) 3(FACU+) 5(FAC) 6(FAC)

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