Description Rudbeckia hirta is a flowering plant in the family Asteraceae. It is an upright annual (sometimes biennial or perennial) native to most of North America, and is one of a number of plants with the common name Black-eyed Susan.
Stu Suchit, Stony Brook Member Since December 2007 Artist Statement Stu was born in Trinidad where he mostly ran around naked. He then moved to New York City where he mostly studied art. He now lives in the wilderness of Long Island where he does art, mostly naked.