Black-eyed Susan – 7/12/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 7/12/20
Observation Time: 6:50 p.m.
Observation Location: along Gavins Pond Road
Common Name: Black-eyed Susan
Scientific Name: Rudbeckia hirta
Comments: Related to cone flowers, this native biennial forms a rosette of leaves the first year, followed by flowers the second year. It is covered with hairs that give it a slightly rough texture.
More Information: USDA and wildflower.org