Our Eastern Great Lakes Native Pollinator Mix in a packet for smaller areas. Bring back the pollinators with a mix especially designed for Ohio, Indiana, Western Pennsylvania and Western New York. Mostly wildflowers, this mix is designed to give pollinators a place to stop all season long and are regionally adapted and open pollinated. We've partnered with The Xerces Society and this neonicotinoid and pesticide free mix has their seal of approval.
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Contains the following species:
Grasses and Grass Like:
Schizachyrium scoparium-Little Bluestem
Elymus canadensis-Nodding Wild Rye
Bouteloua curtipendula-Side-oats Grama
Echinacea purpurea-Purple Coneflower
Asclepias syriaca-Common Milkweed
Orbexilum pedunculatum-Sampson's Snakeroot
Tradescantia ohiensis-Ohio Spiderwort
Zizia aurea-Golden Alexanders
Gaillardia pulchella-Indian Blanket
Coreopsis lanceolata-Lanceleaf Coreopsis
Dalea purpurea-Purple Prairie Clover
Liatris spicata-Dense Blazingstar
Monarda citriodora-Lemon Mint
Monarda fistulosa-Wild Bergamot
Coreopsis tripteris=Tall Coreopsis
Asclepias tuberosa-Butterfly Weed
Silphium terebinthinaceum-Prairie Dock
Vernonia altissima-Tall Ironweed
Dalea candida-White Prairie Clover
Baptisia alba-White Wild Indigo
Ratibida pinnata-Grey-Headed Coneflower
Penstemon digitalis-Foxglove Beardtongue
Rudbeckia hirta-Black-eyed Susan
Solidago rigida-Stiff Goldenrod
Aster laevis-Smooth Aster
Aster novae-angliae-New England Aster
The native perennials in your mix do require some patience to establish, but for instant gratification consider adding an ounce of any of these quick establishing annuals. They're perfect pollinator plants, too!
Seed packet contains 1 PLS (Pure Live Seed) oz. of seed which is enough to cover 250 square feet.
Detailed instructions on planting your seed packet are provided with purchase.
This mix of native grasses and wildflowers typically grows to a height of 3 to 5 feet. Please note that each site is unique and that several factors can affect overall height. These factors include sunlight, hydrology and overall soil health.
Flower Color: Purple, Pink, White, Yellow, Orange
Height: 3 to 5 Feet
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Soil Hydrology: Dry to Mesic Soils
Bloom Time: Spring through Fall
Plant Type: Annuals/Perennials
Attracts: Pollinators, Birds, Bees, Butterflies