Rudbeckia hirta (Black-eyed Susan)
Family: Asteraceae (Sunflower)

Black-eyed Susan is a common wildflower in meadows and forests of the foothills and mountains. Deep yellow ray flowers surround a dark center. In addition to being a dramatic wildflower, Black-eyed Susan works well in flower gardens.

Vegetation zone:  Foothills, Montane
Time of bloom:  June - August
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers