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Black Eyed Susan's not coming up

Posted by heidiho St. Martinville, La. (My Page) on
Wed, May 9, 12 at 17:47

In March I planted 3 Blackeye Susan bulbs in a big pot according to directions on package and keep them watered but nothing has come up yet. When can I expect them to break ground?
Thanks for your help and have a nice day.


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RE: Black Eyed Susan's not coming up

  • Posted by natal Louisiana 8b (My Page) on
    Thu, May 10, 12 at 13:38

BE Susans are grown from seeds, not bulbs. Where did you buy them?


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RE: Black Eyed Susan's not coming up

  • Posted by heidiho St. Martinville, La. (My Page) on
    Thu, May 10, 12 at 19:41

Bought them at Home Depot. Says Rudbeckia black-eyed Susan on package. 3 bulbs in the pack for $6.98.
Says Blooms THIRD on the package; I don't know what that means.
full sun height 24-30";
Blooms late summer/early fall but I don't see anything at all coming thru the soil. I was just wondering if I should be feeding the bulbs now. I have them in a big pot in full sun and water occasionally as I would my other bulbs.
Thanks


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RE: Black Eyed Susan's not coming up

  • Posted by jcalhoun 8b Mobile County AL (My Page) on
    Thu, May 31, 12 at 13:42

I planted my black-eyed susans seeds Feb 2011 and they came up this year.


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