IL CP43 Prairie Strip 2022


This mix of 27 species meets and exceeds the NRCS standard for the new CRP CP43 Prairie Strip practice and includes tall grasses. Click on PDF below to view the species and rates in the IL NRCS seed calculator.  Updated January 2022.  

Includes (#s/ac): Big Bluestem (0.4), Common Milkweed (0.031), Butterfly Milkweed (0.02), Canada Milkvetch (0.01), Sideoats Grama (0.3), Partridge Pea (0.15), Lanceleaf Coreopsis (0.1), White Prairie Clover (0.03), Purple Prairie Clover (0.15), Illinois Bundleflower (0.1), Purple Coneflower (0.15), Sand lovegrass (0.05), Alum Root (0.002), Wild Bergamot (0.04), Switchgrass (VNS) (0.25), Foxglove Beardtongue (0.015), Prairie Cinquefoil (0.01), Narrowleaf Mountain Mint (0.003), Grayheaded Coneflower (0.02), Black-eyed Susan (0.063), Little Bluestem (0.36), Gray Goldenrod (0.003), Indiangrass (0.35), Calico Aster (0.004), New England Aster (0.005), Hoary Vervain (0.03), Golden Alexander (0.07).


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  (230.5 acres available)