Black-eyed Susan

Photo by Circeus in Lac-M├ęgantic, Quebec, Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Canada license, via Wikimedia Commons
Black-eyed Susans (Rudbeckia sp.) are found throughout the United States in a wide variety of habitats. They are also commonly seen at nurseries and garden centers. They are a member of the sunflower family (Asteracea). Their yellow and brown flowers are a common site along roadways and trails throughout the country. Black-eyed susans are commonly pollinated by flies and bees.