Generous quantities of Butterflyweed and Common Milkweed are included in this seed mix to support Monarch Caterpillars. In addition to the milkweed plants, we’ve included a wide variety of the Monarchs favorite nectar plants to support the adult butterflies throughout the season. This mix provides essential habitat to a wide variety of other butterflies and valuable pollinators, as well. Even a small patch can create habitat and support the increasingly rare Monarch butterfly.
WILDLFOWERS: Lavender Hyssop, Nodding Pink Onion, Red Milkweed, Common Milkweed, Butterflyweed, Sky Blue Aster, Smooth Aster, New England Aster, Lanceleaf Coreopsis, Purple Prairie Clover, Pale Purple Coneflower, Purple Coneflower, Meadow Blazingstar, Prairie Blazingstar, Dense Blazingstar, Bergamot, Yellow Coneflower, Black Eyed Susan, Sweet Black Eyed Susan, Brown Eyed Susan, Ohio Goldenrod, Stiff Goldenrod, Blue Vervain, Ironweed, Golden Alexander
GRASSES: Sideoats Grama, Canada Wild Rye, Little Bluestem, Prairie Dropseed
Contains at least 18 wildflowers and 3 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.