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Ohio Pollinator Oasis Seed Packet

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Price: $15.95

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Ohio Pollinator Oasis Seed Packet

Beekeepers and Gardeners, you can make a difference in your environment. How? Turn your property from a food desert into a food oasis for pollinators. You will also attract a wide variety of birds and butterflies into your garden. Ohio State Beekeepers Association is partnering with Ohio Prairie Nursery to help you make an easy choice. This blend is appropriate for urban/suburban gardens by providing colorful native perennial blooms for pollinator nourishment from Spring through Fall.

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Contains the following species:

Wildflowers:

Chamaecrista fasciculata - Partridge Pea

Heliopsis helianthoides - Ox Eye Sunflower

Echinacea purpurea - Purple Coneflower

Gaillardia pulchella - Indian Blanket

Asclepias syriaca - Common Milkweed

Eryngium yuccifolium - Rattlesnake Master

Coreopsis lanceolata - Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Ratibida pinnata - Yellow Coneflower/Grey-Headed Coneflower

Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Milkweed

Monarda citriodora - Lemon Mint

Astragalus canadensis - Canadian Milk Vetch

Solidago rigida - Stiff Goldenrod

Aster laevis - Smooth Aster

Aster novae-angliae - New England Aster

Aster umbellatus - Flat-topped White Aster

White Aster Species - White Aster Species

Monarda fistulosa - Wild Bergamot

Rudbeckia hirta - Black-eyed Susan

Aster azureus - Sky Blue Aster

Solidago speciosa - Showy Goldenrod

Penstemon digitalis - Foxglove Beardtongue

Pycnanthemum virginianum - Virginia Mountain Mint

Lobelia siphilitica - Great Lobelia

Aster pilosus - Frost Aster

Solidago graminifolia (Euthamia graminifolia) - Grass Leaved Goldenrod

Solidago nemoralis - Dwarf Goldenrod

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!

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 your purchase.

This mix of native 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: Yellow, Purple, Pink, Green, Orange, White

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: Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators