Our Deer Resistant Short Prairie Mix for Medium 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 loam, sandy loan and clay loam soils.
WILDFLOWERS: Lavender Hyssop, Nodding Pink Onion, Butterflyweed, Canada Milk Vetch, New Jersey Tea, Lanceleaf Coreopsis, Shootingstar, Pale Purple Coneflower, Purple Coneflower, Rattlesnake Master, Roundhead Bushclover, Prairie Blazingstar, Wild Quinine, Smooth Penstemon, Great Solomon's Seal, Black Eyed Susan, Ohio Goldenrod, Stiff Goldenrod
GRASSES: 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.