IA CP42 Mesic Prairie Pollinator 10/30 Mix


This 44 species native grass mix is designed to meet the Iowa USDA requirements for CP-42 plantings on mesic soils. Mix contains 10 grass seeds and 30 forb seeds per square foot. 

Includes (#s/ac): Bluestem, Big (VNS) (0.054), Sideoats grama (local, vns) (0.227), Sedge, Prairie Oval (Shortbeak Sedge) (0.0094), Sedge, troublesome (0.011), Sedge, Fox (0.027), Wildrye, Virginia (cool season) (0.097), Junegrass, Prairie (0.024), Bluestem, Little (VNS) (0.545), Indiangrass (local or vns) (0.045), Dropseed, Tall Composite (Rough) (0.272), Leadplant (0.017), Milkvetch, Canada (0.24), Partridge Pea (0.101), Prairie Clover, White (0.43), Prairie Clover, Purple (0.454), Illinois Bundleflower (Prairie Mimosa) (0.324), Lespedeza, Roundhead (Bushclover) (0.017), Meadow Garlic (Wild Garlic) (0.049), Sagebrush, white (0.021), Milkweed, Swamp (Marsh) (0.028), Milkweed, Common (0.032), Milkweed, Butterfly (Butterflyweed) (0.0063), Indigo, Blue Wild (0.018), Coneflower, Pale Purple (0.052), Rattlesnake Master (0.036), Sneezeweed (0.063), Sunflower, False (Oxeye) (0.108), Alum Root (0.0039), Bergamot, Wild (Prairie Beebalm) (0.019), Evening primrose, Common (0.042), Beardtongue, Foxglove (Smooth penstemon) (0.031), Beardtongue, Large (shell leaf) (0.097), Obedident Plant (False Drangonhead) (0.012), Cinquefoil, prairie (potentilla) (0.018), Mint, Mountain (Common) (Virginia) (0.0031), Coneflower, Grayheaded (Yellow) (0.182), Susan, Black-eyed (0.086), Susan, Sweet black-eyed (Sweet, Fragrant Coneflower) (0.032), Susan, Brown-eyed (0.12), Goldenrod, Gray (Field) (Old Field) (0.0091), Aster, Sky Blue (Azure) (0.017), Aster, Frost (hairy white oldfield) (hairy) (0.0097), Ironweed (0.011), Alexander, Golden (0.124).

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