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Native Tall Grass Meadow Seed Packet

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Item #: NTGM01P

Price: $15.95


Native Tall Grass Meadow Seed Packet

Prairies with tall grasses are as just as cool as prairies with short grasses. This seed packet has beautiful wildflowers along with grasses that average 4 to 6 feet. Fully mature at 3 years, you'll see species germinate in years 1 and 2 as well.

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Contains the following species:


Sorghastrum nutans - Indian Grass

Elymus canadensis - Nodding Wild Rye

Andropogon gerardii - Big Bluestem

Panicum virgatum - Switch Grass


Chamaecrista fasciculata - Partridge Pea

Heliopsis helianthoides - Ox Eye Sunflower

Coreopsis lanceolata - Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Gaillardia aristata - Blanket Flower

Asclepias syriaca - Common Milkweed

Gaillardia pulchella - Indian Blanket

Eryngium yuccifolium - Rattlesnake Master

Rudbeckia triloba - Brown-eyed Susan

Aster umbellatus - Flat-topped White Aster

Silphium terebinthinaceum - Prairie Dock

Monarda fistulosa - Wild Bergamot

Rudbeckia hirta - Black-eyed Susan

Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Milkweed

Solidago rigida - Stiff Goldenrod

Zizia aurea - Golden Alexanders

Vernonia altissima - Tall Ironweed

Boltonia asteroides - False Aster

The native perennials in your mix do require some patience to establish, but for instant gratification consider adding any of these quick establishing annuals. They're perfect pollinator plants, too!

Lemon Mint

Indian Blanket

Partridge Pea

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 5 to 7 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: Green, Yellow, Purple, Orange, Blue, Pink

Height: 4 to 6 Feet

Light Requirements: Full Sun

Soil Hydrology: Dry to Mesic Soils

Bloom Time: Spring through Fall

Plant Type: Annuals/Perennials

Attracts: Birds, Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators