WILDFLOWER MEADOW MIXTURE
1 oz, Pure Seed, No fillers
An easy to grow colorful mixture of native and naturalized flower and pasture seeds. includes approximately 32 species of annuals, perennials and biennials, growing up to 3 feet in height. Many varieties will live over or reseed ensuring a permanent wildflower garden of your own. Mowing plants in the fall helps scatter seeds and provides some mulch cover during winter. Resowing seeds into the wildflower garden each spring helps it maintain best year round color and species diversity.
Special Directions For Short Season Climates
SOWING: Sow seed from early spring through fall. Mix seed with a cup of sand or other inert material and broadcast over an area previously prepared. Lightly rake into soil or cover with light soil to a depth of 1/8 inch. Keep soil moist while germinating.
SPACING: When scattering seed mixture try to leave ample space between seeds to allow enough room for growing and best coverage of mixture.
GERMINATION: The different species germinate over a range of from one to four weeks.
Ed's Special Advice
A wildflower meadow is easy to grow and great for erosion control and naturalized settings. A real year-round adventure as the different species come into bloom. Keep soil moist until plants begin to grow. After plants are established water only as necessary. Included among other varieties, subject to availability, may include: Yarrow, Bachelor Buttons, Columbine, Wallflower, Shasta Daisy, Clarkia, Chinese Houses, Coreopsis, Larkspur, Dianthus, California Poppy, Gaillardia, Godetia, Gypsophila, Dame's Rocket, Blue Flax, Red Flax, Spurred Snapdragon, Alyssum, Lupine, Gilia, Candytuft, Nemophila, Evening Primrose, Iceland Poppy, Shirley Poppy, Foxglove, Rudbeckia, Dill, Catchfly, Rye Grain, Crimson Clover, Hairy Vetch and Sheep Fescue.