Mesic Woodland Edge Seed Packet

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Item #: MWE05P

Price: $15.95


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Have a shady spot in your yard and don't know what to do with it? This Mesic Woodland Edge packet is perfect for that area where you don't think anything will grow. All of the species in this mix are native to Ohio and are commonly found on woodland edges and in open meadows. Lower light levels are welcome. Performs well in areas that are not too wet or dry.

Contains the following species:


Elymus riparius- Riverbank Wild Rye

Elymus virginicus - Virginia Wild Rye

Elymus canadensis - Nodding Wild Rye

Bouteloua curtipendula - Side-oats Grama

Andropogon virginicus - Broom Sedge

Cinna arundinacea - Wood Reed


Chamaecrista fasciculata - Partridge Pea

Heliopsis helianthoides - Ox Eye Sunflower

Echinacea purpurea - Purple Coneflower

Asclepias syriaca - Common Milkweed

Hibiscus moscheutos - Crimson-eyed Rose Mallow

Rudbeckia triloba - Brown-eyed Susan

Liatris spicata - Dense Blazingstar

Polygonum virginianum - Jumpseed

Vernonia noveboracensis - New York Ironweed

Monarda fistulosa - Wild Bergamot

Rudbeckia hirta - Black-eyed Susan

Eupatorium purpureum - Sweet Joe Pye

Aster divaricatus - White Wood Aster

Solidago riddellii - Riddell's Goldenrod

Aquilegia canadensis - Wild Red Columbine

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 sqaure feet.

Detailed instructions on planting your seed packet are provided with your 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: Yellow, Purple, Pink, Red

Height: 3 to 5 Feet

Light Requirements: Partial Shade to Shade

Soil Hydrology: Dry to Mesic Soils

Bloom Time: Spring through Fall

Plant Type: Annuals/ Perennials

Attracts: Bees, Birds, Butterflies, Pollinators