Western Native Seed - Native Plant Seed for the Rocky Mountains and Western Great Plains

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P.O. Box 188, Coaldale, CO 81222 * Phone/Fax: (719) 942-3935 * Email: info@westernnativeseed.com

High Altitude Mixes

a general mix for most sites at elevation 8,000' and 11,000', 20-36 inches precipitation, winter snow

               
               
Wildflowers
Unit
Seeding rate: 4-8 oz/1,000 sq.ft.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Grasses
Unit
Seeding rate: 1-2 lbs/1,000 sq.ft. or 25 lbs/acre

%

Species

Common Name

12
Agastache urticifolia Nettle-leaf Hyssop

12
Eriogonum umbellatum Sulfur Flower

12
Gaillardia aristata Perennial Blanketflower

12
Penstemon strictus Rocky Mountain Penstemon

10
Delphinium occidentale Western Larkspur

10
Linum perenne v. lewisii Blue Flax APPAR

10
Penstemon rydbergii Rydberg's Penstemon

6
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan

5
Lupinus alpestris Mountain Lupine

5
Viguiera multiflora Showy Goldeneye

2
Aster ascendens Pacific Aster

2
Penstemon eatonii Firecracker Penstemon

1
Helenium hoopesii Orange Mountain Daisy

0.25
Achillea millefolium White Yarrow

0.25
Aquilegia coerulea Colorado Columbine

0.25
Epilobium angustifolium Fireweed

0.25
Erigeron speciosus Showy Fleabane Daisy

%

Species

Common Name

20
Bromus ciliatus Fringed Brome

20
Elymus trachycaulus Slender Wheatgrass

15
Bromus marginatus Mountain Brome

10
Festuca saximontana Rocky Mountain Fescue

10
Poa alpina Alpine Bluegrass

10
Poa ampla Big Bluegrass

5
Deschampsia cespitosa Tufted Hairgrass

5
Trisetum spicatum Spike Trisetum

4
Koeleria macrantha Junegrass

1
Festuca thurberi Thurber's Fescue

Short Grasses
Unit
Seeding rate: 1-2 lbs/1,000 sq.ft. or 25 lbs/acre

%
Species
CommonName
60
Festuca saximontana
Rocky Mountain Fescue
20
Poa alpina
Alpine Bluegrass
10
Koeleria macrantha
Junegrass
10
Trisetum spicatum
Spike Trisetum

 


Meadow Mix
70% High Altitude Grasses
30% High Altitude Wildflowers
Unit
  Seeding rate: 1 lb/1,000 sq.ft.

Western Native Seed - Native Plant Seed for the Rocky Mountains and Western Plains

P.O. Box 188 * Coaldale, CO 81222 * (719) 942-3935 * Email: info@westernnativeseed.com