HIGH DESERT SEED MIXES

for Colorado, Arizona, Utah, and New Mexico at elevation range 3,000' - 5,500'
8-12 inches precipitation and summer rain
High Desert Wildflowers
seeding rate: 8oz per 1,000 sq.ft.
14 % Sphaeralcea grossulariaefolia (Gooseberryleaf Globemallow)
14 % Helianthus annuus (Annual Sunflower)
14 % Linum perenne lewisii (Blue Flax)
14 % Gaillarida pulchella (Indian Blanket)
12 % Cleome serrulata (Rocky Mt Bee Plant)
12 % Thelesperma filifolium (Greenthread)
7 % Eriogonum umbellatum (Sulfurflower)
4 % Ratibida columnifera (Prairie Coneflower)
4 % Ratibida columnifera pulchra (Mexican Hat)
3 % Stanleya pinnata (Prince's Plume)
2 % Mirabilis multiflora (Wild Four O'Clock)
High Desert Grasses
seeding rate: 2 lbs per 1,000 sq.ft. or 25 lbs per acre.
30 % Pascopyrum smithii (Western Wheatgrass)
26 % Achnatherum hymenoides (Indian Ricegrass)
24 % Bouteloua gracilis (Blue Grama)
12 % Poa secunda (Sandberg's Bluegrass)
6 % Sporobolus cryptandrus (Sand Dropseed)
2 % Poa fendleriana (Muttongrass)
High Desert Meadow Mix
(a blend of 70% High Desert grasses and 30% High Desert wildflowers)
seeding rate: 1 pound per 1,000 sq.ft.