Full Sun. Black-eyed Susans do well in full sun, at least 6 to 8 hours per day. Some varieties love some shade too but too much shade makes them stretch towards the light. A Visible Area. Plant these flowers where you don’t mind seeing them as often as possible.
Cutting the Stalks. After winter, cut all the remaining stalks to the ground either in fall or spring for a fresh start of a new season.Dividing and Transplanting. These flowers benefit greatly from dividing every 3 to 5 years.
When you plant black-eyed Susans at the right time, you will enjoy their full bloom before the frost sets in. Every plant thrives best if you plant it at the right time and especially if it cannot withstand winter. It will bloom at the right time!