IL Basic Pollinator


This mix of 37 regionally appropriate native grass and wildflower species meets and exceeds the USDA FSA / NRCS 327 standard for the CRP program CP42 pollinator practice and is appropriate for mesic to dry-mesic sites. This mix may also be used for 327 Pollinator Conservation Cover Inter-seeding projects at full rate for HEL (>5% slopes) sites.Click on the PDF below to view the species and rates in the Illinois Seed Calculator.  Updated January 2021.  

Includes (PLS#s):  Golden Alexander  (0.07), Heath Aster  (0.002), New England Aster  (0.005), Smooth Blue Aster  (0.002), Foxglove Beardtongue  (0.015), Wild Bergamot  (0.04), Marsh Blazingstar  (0.01), Prairie Cinquefoil  (0.007), Crimson Clover  (0.2), Grayheaded Coneflower  (0.05), Purple Coneflower  (0.25), Lanceleaf Coreopsis  (0.15), Culver's Root  (0.004), Gray Goldenrod  (0.005), Stiff Goldenrod  (0.02), Illinois Bundleflower  (0.26), Wild White Indigo  (0.01), Leadplant  (0.015), Perennial Lupine  (0.6), Canada Milkvetch  (0.01), Butterfly Milkweed  (0.02), Common Milkweed  (0.031), Dotted Mint  (0.02), Mountain Mint  (0.001), Narrowleaf Mountain Mint  (0.007), Partridge Pea  (0.26), Purple Prairie Clover  (0.2), White Prairie Clover  (0.05), Ohio Spiderwort  (0.001), Black-eyed Susan  (0.063), Brown-eyed Susan  (0.05), Hoary Vervain  (0.03), Little Bluestem  (0.3), Composite Dropseed  (0.1), Sand Dropseed  (0.005), Prairie Junegrass  (0.04), Sideoats Grama  (0.07).

 


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