The Wisconsin Blend contains an abundance of beautiful wildflowers that are formulated specifically for growing well in Wisconsin. This wildflower mix contains flowers native to or naturalized to Wisconsin and midwestern climates. Plant at a rate of 5-10 pounds per acre or 4 ounces per 1,000 sq. ft.
This mixture contains a wide variety of colors and textures and is suitable for fresh cut flowers as well as dried flowers. Flowers that are cut and dried can be used in winter bouquets when fresh flowers are no longer available. Many species have stiff, papery petals or bracts while still attached to the living plant. To dry flowers, cut stems and tie together. Hang upside down in a dark, well-ventilated room for 3-5 weeks. Money Plant is cut and dried when seed pods are fully developed. This mix should be planted at 14-28 pounds per acre or 10 ounces per 1,000 sq.ft.
Planting a prairie recreates a piece of our natural heritage and can provide habitat for beneficial insects and wildlife. This mix of tall prairie flowers can be planted alone or with our Tallgrass Mixture. It is best for moderate to moister sites, and the height ranges from 24 to 96 inches. This mix should be planted at 10-20 pounds per acre or 8 ounces per 1,000 sq.ft.