Minnesota Wildflower Upgrade


Add this mix of 19 high value wildflowers to your CRP mix to increase diversity and enhance your project for pollinators.  Also can be broadcast after a prescribed burn to enhance old degraded CRP.  Not designed to meet any particular standard.  Click on mix to see included species. Updated Jan.2021.

MN Wildflower upgrade          
Scientific Common Seeds/# PLS#s Oz equiv Seeds/ft2
Aster ericoides Aster, Heath 3,200,000 0.0031 0.1 0.230
Symphyotrichum laevis Aster, Smooth Blue 880,000 0.0313 0.5 0.631
Penstemon grandifloris Beardtongue, Large (shell leaf) 224,000 0.0063 0.1 0.032
Liatris pycnostachya Blazingstar, Prairie (Thickspike) 176,000 0.0313 0.5 0.126
Potentilla arguta Cinquefoil, prairie (potentilla) 3,680,000 0.0031 0.1 0.264
Silphium laciniatum Compass Plant 10,560 0.0313 0.5 0.008
Echinacea pallida Coneflower, Pale Purple 112,000 0.0313 0.5 0.080
Coreopsis palmata Coreopsis, Prairie 160,000 0.0063 0.1 0.023
Veronicastrum virginicum Culver's Root 12,800,000 0.0006 0.0 0.184
Silphium perfoliatum Cup Plant 22,400 0.0625 1.0 0.032
Solidago speciosa Goldenrod, Showy 1,520,000 0.0063 0.1 0.218
Solidago rigida Goldenrod, Stiff (Rigid) 656,000 0.0094 0.2 0.141
Vernonia fasciculata Ironweed 384,000 0.0156 0.3 0.138
Lespedeza capitata Lespedeza, Roundhead (Bushclover) 128,000 0.0313 0.5 0.092
Ascieplas syraca Milkweed, Common 64,000 0.0313 0.5 0.046
Asclepias incarnata Milkweed, Swamp (Marsh) 76,800 0.0313 0.5 0.055
Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake Master 120,000 0.0625 1.0 0.172
Helianthus pauciflorus Sunflower, Prairie 1,360,000 0.0063 0.1 0.195
Desmodium candense Tick-trefoil, Showy (Canada) 88,000 0.0625 1.0 0.126
      0.4631 7.4100 2.7934

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