Native Short Grass Meadow Seed Packet

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Item #: NSGM03P

Price: $15.95


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Native Short Grass Meadow
Native Short Grass Meadow Seed Packet

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Grasses and wildflowers work together in harmony to create a prairie to be proud of. This popular mix will provide first year color and then take about 3 years to fully mature. Create a backyard nature preserve that you will enjoy for years to come.

Contains the following species:


Schizachyrium scoparium - Little Bluestem

Bouteloua curtipendula - Side-oats Grama

Elymus riparius - Riverbank Wild Rye

Elymus virginicus - Virginia Wild Rye

Elymus canadensis - Nodding Wild Rye


Chamaecrista fasciculata - Partridge Pea

Coreopsis lanceolata - Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Heliopsis helianthoides - Ox Eye Sunflower

Gaillardia pulchella - Indian Blanket

Echinacea purpurea - Purple Coneflower

Dalea purpurea - Purple Prairie Clover

Desmanthus illinoensis - Illinois Bundleflower

Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Milkweed

Monarda citriodora - Lemon Mint

Monarda fistulosa - Wild Bergamot

Rudbeckia hirta - Black-eyed Susan

Dalea candida - White Prairie Clover

Aster umbellatus - Flat-topped White Aster

Ratibida pinnata - Yellow / Grey-Headed Coneflower

Asclepias syriaca - Common Milkweed

Eryngium yuccifolium - Rattlesnake Master

Lespedeza capitata - Roundheaded Bushclover

Solidago rigida - Stiff Goldenrod

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 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: Green, Yellow, Purple, Pink, 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: Birds, Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators