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Rudbeckia fulgida Aiton var. fulgida
orange coneflower

General Information
Symbol: RUFUF
Group: Dicot
Family: Asteraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   




Symbol Scientific Name Other Common Names
RUAC9 Rudbeckia acuminata C.L. Boynt. & Beadle
RUFO4 Rudbeckia foliosa C.L. Boynt. & Beadle
RUFUS2 Rudbeckia fulgida Aiton var. spathulata (Michx.) Perdue orange coneflower
RUSP7 Rudbeckia spathulata Michx.
RUTE3 Rudbeckia tenax C.L. Boynt. & Beadle
RUTR10 Rudbeckia truncata Small


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae ⁄ Compositae – Aster family
Genus Rudbeckia L. – coneflower
Species Rudbeckia fulgida Aiton – orange coneflower
Variety Rudbeckia fulgida Aiton var. fulgida – orange coneflower

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
orange coneflower
New Jersey
orange coneflower



Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

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