HIGH PLAINS/FOOTHILLS

for Wyoming, Colorado, and New Mexico at elevation range 4,500' - 7,000'
12-20 inches precipitation and summer rain
High Plains Foothills Wildflower Mix
seeding rate: 8oz per 1,000 sq.ft.
12 % Linum perenne lewisii (Blue Flax)
12 % Oxytropis sericea (Silky Locoweed)
12 % Penstemon angustifolius (Pagoda Penstemon)
12 % Rudbeckia hirta (Black-eyed Susan)
12 % Helianthus annuus (Annual Sunflower)
10 % Penstemon strictus (Rocky Mt. Penstemon)
10 % Ratibida columnifera (Prairie Coneflower)
10 % Ratibida columnifera pulchra (Mexican Hat)
6 % Liatris punctata (Dotted Gayfeather)
2 % Mirabilis multiflora (Wild Four O'Clock)
1 % Penstemon virgatus (Wand Beardtongue)
1 % Macheranthera bigelovii (Purple Aster)
High Plains Foothills Grass Mix
seeding rate: 2 lbs per 1,000 sq.ft. or 25 lbs per acre.
35 % Bouteloua curtipendula (Side Oats Grama)
20 % Pascopyrum smithii (Western Wheatgrass)
10 % Elymus trachycaulus (Slender Wheatgrass)
5 % Elymus elymoides (Bottlebrush Squirreltail)
5 % Bouteloua gracilis (Blue Grama)
5 % Achnatherum hymenoides (Indian Ricegrass)
5 % Andropogon gerardii (Big Bluestem)
5 % Schizachyrium scoparium (Little Bluestem)
5 % Sorghastrum nutans (Yellow Indiangrass)
5 % Sporobolus cryptandrus (Sand Dropseed)
High Plains Foothills Meadow Mix
(A blend of 70% High Plains grasses and 30% High Plains wildflowers)
seeding rate: 1 pound per 1,000 sq.ft.