black-eyed Susan

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Synonyms for black-eyed Susan

tropical African climbing plant having yellow flowers with a dark purple center

annual weedy herb with ephemeral yellow purple-eyed flowers

the state flower of Maryland

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The Black-Eyed Susan Moon enters its last quarter at 1:18 p.m.
Lively and entertaining, Elizabeth Leiknes's Black-Eyed Susan provides great insight into the art of finding oneself.
Both as a portrait of modern, urban Texas, and in terms of suspense, characterizations and storytelling, Black-Eyed Susans is outstanding, but it also operates on another, essentially political level." PATRICK ANDERSON
Based on seasonal availability, plants could include: Wild Geranium, Large Beard-tongue, Foxglove Beardtongue, Fall Phlox, Sweet William, Creeping Phlox, Turk's Cap Lily, Swamp Milkweed (to host Monarch butterflies), New England aster, Switchgrass, Big Bluestem grass, Black-eyed Susan, Jewelweed, Woolly Ragwort, Blue Waxweed, Purple Tridens grass, spearmint, peppermint, oregano, and sage.
For the third season in a row, Hobeika included what is becoming his signature floral embellishment in the shape of a many-petaled black-eyed Susan. In winter they were discrete sequins that gave his creations a bit of sparkle, the summer before that -- as in this collection -- they were paired small silk circles, giving the dresses a playfulness.
(1) On page 27 is the charming nautical ballad 'Black-Eyed Susan', credited to John Gay and Richard Leveridge, 1725?-which led me to wonder what had happened to it during the intervening two hundred years, and what has become of it since.
So, for instance, a plot planted with goldenrod and the closely related black-eyed susan wasn't as productive as a plot with goldenrod and the more distantly related bluestem grass.
Shrub and groundcover improvements will consist of drift roses, butterfly iris, black-eyed Susan, evergreen giant liriope and other attractive plant material.
Trained by Todd Pletcher, In Lingerie won four races topped by the Grade 1 Spinster Stakes at Keeneland and Grade 2 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes.
AUTUMN COLOUR ORNAMENTAL grasses and seed heads of plants like Black-Eyed Susan or Rudbeckia and coneflowers will not only stretch the season of interest but will help feed birds during the lean months ahead.
Linda told us they are Black-Eyed Susan. It makes me wonder who planted them.
* Butterflies: zinnia, purple coneflower, black-eyed Susan, coreopsis.
Tubs and troughs of vivid nasturtiums can also provide late summer interest, while black-eyed Susan, or thunbergia, will twine itself up trellis or tumble over hanging baskets until October.
Or plant such colorful, tropical-looking choices as black-eyed Susan vine (Thunbergia alata), bougainvillea, passion vine, and trumpet vine.
"A Book For Black-Eyed Susan" is an illustrated children's book about a 10-year old girl named Cora and her settler family who leave Missouri to head west on the Oregon Trail.