Planting a prairie recreates a piece of our natural heritage and can provide habitat for beneficial insects and wildlife. This mix of short prairie flowers can be planted alone or with our Shortgrass Mixture. It is best for moderate to drier sites, and the height ranges from 12 to 36 inches. This mix should be planted at 9-18 pounds per acre or 7 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.
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.
The Northeast Native Blend is a beautiful combination of annual and perennial wildflowers that are native to the northeastern region. This blend is most suitable for Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington D.C. and West Virginia. See the component mix tab below for complete seed ratio and varieties. Plant at a rate of 5-10 pounds per acre or 4 ounces per 1,000 sq.ft.
The Eastern Pollinator Blend is a wildflower mixture for pollinator conservation in the eastern United States and southeast Canada. The western planting boundary would be a line straight south from the eastern borders of North and South Dakota. This mix contains a balanced blend of native annuals and perennials that provide nectar and pollen throughout the growing season. If you have specific mix requirements for pollinator conservation projects, please contact us regarding a custom mix for your area. Plant at 5 oz. per 1,000 sq.ft. or 7-14 lbs. per acre.