$275.00 / acre
This mix was designed for use on energy and transportation right-of-ways. It includes a very quick establishing first year nurse crop (rye / oats / crimson clover) as well as 44 quick and easy to establish native grasses and wildflowers, including milkweed, to provide benefits for wildlife and pollinators Many of the species are tolerant to Milestone herbicide further lending to better IVM. Excluding the companion crop it includes a balance of 38 grass seeds/ft2 and 28 wildflower seeds/ft2.
Companion species Include: oats, annual ryegrass, crimson clover.
Grass species include: big bluestem*, little bluestem*, sand dropseed, green sprangletop, indiangrass, sand lovegrass, fox sedge, sideoats grama, switchgrass, tall wheatgrass, western wheatgrass, basin wildrye, canada wildrye, virginia wildrye.
Forb species include: alfalfa*, smooth blue aster*, rocky mountain bee plant, wild bergamot*, blanket flower*, dotted blazingstar, prairie blazingstar, compass plant, yellow (grayheaded) coneflower, purple coneflower*, lanceleaf coreopsis, plains coreopsis, englemann daisy, stiff goldenrod*, Indian blanketflower, leadplant, butterfly milkweed*, showy milkweed*, lemon mint, partridge pea, lacy phacilia, purple prairie clover*, white prairie clover*, rattlesnake master, sneezeweed, annual sunflower, maximillian sunflower, black-eyed susan*, hoary vervain*, and yarrow. (*some tolerance to Milestone)