Tag Archives: Rudbeckia

Random pictures from the Toronto Zoo from December

These are some pictures I’d taken at the Toronto Zoo back in early December. Platycerium bifurcatum. Also note the Epipremnum aureum in the background taking on its mature split-leaf form that you’ll never see from one as a typical houseplant. … Continue reading


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Daisies and Black Eyed Susans

Summer is the season of the Daisy-like flowers of the Aster family. I only have three of these (I think) – Leucanthemum ‘Becky’ and Rudbeckia hirta ‘Prairie Sun’ (and plain Rudbeckia hirta). Leucanthemum ‘Becky’ – I’ll likely always have at … Continue reading

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Family Asteraceae

Yes. The whole family. This family includes many of the most popular garden plants including Asters, Coneflowers (Echinacea), Black Eyed Susans (Rudbeckia), Silver Mound (Artemisia), Yarrow (Achillea), Daisies (Leucanthemum) and so on. ‘Becky’ Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum x superbum ‘Becky’) The … Continue reading

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