Our Deer Resistant Short Prairie Mix for Dry Soils has plants specifically selected for their lack of palatability to deer. If deer are hungry enough they will eat almost anything, but the plants in this mix are among the last on their list of favorite foods. For well-drained sandy, gravelly and rocky soils.Wildflowers:
Lavender Hyssop, Leadplant, Butterflyweed, White Aster, Canada Milk Vetch, Lanceleaf Coreopsis, Pale Purple Coneflower, False Boneset, Roundhead Bushclover, Rough Blazingstar, Lupine, Dotted Mint, Beardtongue, Black Eyed Susan, Wild Petunia, Stiff Goldenrod, Showy Goldenrod, Hoary VervainGrasses:
Sideoats Grama, Little Bluestem, Prairie Dropseed
Contains at least 12 wildflowers and 2 or more grasses.
Establishing a native plant community from seed can take 3 years or more, read our Seed Mix Establishment Guide.
All seed is Pure Live Seed (PLS). One PLS pound is defined as the weight of seed required to equal one pound of 100% pure, germinable seed. This is calculated based upon each seed lot's purity and germination tests. We track the ecotype origin of our seed inventory and provide this information at customer request.