A unique balance of annuals and perennials (native to the Willamette Valley) that will provide season long bloom for multiple years! This mix contains species that are recommended by the Xerces Society and the Natural Resources Conservation Service to attract a diverse array of native pollinators. This mix performs well on upland and seasonally wet areas (some species will not tolerated standing water for weeks at a time in winter). A small amount of native bunchgrass has been added to provide structure and habitat for ground nesting bees. 10 grams covers 100sqft
This mix is suitable for Oregon's Willamette Valley north through western Washington.
Contains: (percent is listed by the number of seeds of each species in the mix)
Achillea millefolium ssp. occidentalis 2%
Camassia leichtlinii 1%
Clarkia amoena 7%
Collomia grandiflora 3%
Danthonia californica 5%
Eriophyllum lanatum 7%
Festuca roemeri 6%
Gilia capitata 4%
Grindelia integrifolia 4%
Lupinus rivularis 1%
Madia elegans 5%
Plectritis congesta 8%
Potentilla gracilis 5%
Prunella vulgaris ssp. lanceolata 10%
Ranunculus occidentalis var. occidentalis 5%
Sidalcea campestris 3%
Sidalcea virgata 3%
Solidago canadensis 15%
Sowing instructions- scatter seed on loose-weed free soil anytime between September and November or in March. Seed can be lightly raked in to increase seed-to-soil contact, but be careful not to cover the seed with more than 1/4" soil.
Coverage areas are based on an average of sowing rate of 60 seeds per foot.