IL HEL Pollinator 2022


This mix of 37 species meets and exceeds the USDA FSA NRCS 327/420 standard for the CRP CP42 Pollinator Habitat practice on sites with slopes greater than 5% and is eligible for most other 327/420 practices including SAFE practices and is appropriate for mesic to dry-mesic sites.  Click on the PDF below to view the species and rates in the Illinois Seed Calculator.  Updated January 2022.  

Includes (#s/ac): Leadplant (0.015), Common Milkweed (0.031), Butterfly Milkweed (0.02), Canada Milkvetch (0.15), Blue Wild Indigo (0.01), False Aster (0.02), Sideoats Grama (0.56), Partridge Pea (0.26), Mist Flower (0.01), Lanceleaf Coreopsis (0.3), White Prairie Clover (0.1), Purple Prairie Clover (0.2), Illinois Bundleflower (0.5), Purple Coneflower (0.25), False Sunflower (0.1), Alum Root (0.002), Marsh Blazingstar (0.01), Wild Bergamot (0.1), Stiff Goldenrod (0.02), Foxglove Beardtongue (0.03), Prairie Cinquefoil (0.02), Narrowleaf Mountain Mint (0.015), Mountain Mint (0.001), Grayheaded Coneflower (0.1), Black-eyed Susan (0.13), Brown-eyed Susan (0.15), Little Bluestem (0.9), Gray Goldenrod (0.01), Sand Dropseed (0.02), Smooth Blue Aster (0.002), Calico Aster (0.01), New England Aster (0.002), Ohio Spiderwort (0.001), Crimson Clover (0.2), Hoary Vervain (0.1), Culver's Root (0.001), Golden Alexander (0.07).


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  (278.0 acres available)