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Pollinator Native Seed Mix Packet -The Moth Edition

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Guess who's taking the night shift for pollinators...moths! This mix was specifically crafted with grasses and forbs with characteristics that make them attractive to moths. They include: nocturnal blooms with pale or white flowers, flowers typically in clusters and providing landing platforms, ample nectar producers and open late afternoon or night. These species are also appropriate for daytime pollinators as well!

Contains the following species:

Grasses and Grass Like:

Schizachyrium scoparium-Little Bluestem

Bouteloua curtipendula-Side-oats Grama


Chamaecrista fasciculata - Partridge Pea

Echinacea purpurea - Purple Coneflower

Heliopsis helianthoides - Ox Eye Sunflower

Zizia aurea - Golden Alexanders

Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Milkweed

Asclepias syriaca - Common Milkweed

Monarda fistulosa - Wild Bergamot

Monarda citriodora - Lemon Mint

Rudbeckia hirta - Black-eyed Susan

Liatris spicata - Dense Blazingstar

Vernonia missurica - Missouri Ironweed

Eupatorium maculatum - Spotted Joe Pye

Eupatorium perfoliatum - Common Boneset

Aster laevis - Smooth Aster

Aster ericoides - Heath Aster

Solidago graminifolia (Euthamia graminifolia) - Grass Leaved Goldenrod

Solidago speciosa - Showy Goldenrod

Solidago ulmifolia  - Elmleaf Goldenrod

Solidago rigida - Stiff Goldenrod

Veronicastrum virginicum - Culver's Root

The native perennials in your mix do require some patience to establish, but for instant gratification consider adding an ounce of any of these quick establishing annuals. They're perfect pollinator plants, too!

Lemon Mint

Indian Blanket

Partridge Pea

Seed packet contains 1 PLS (Pure Live Seed) oz. of seed which is enough to cover 250 square feet.

Detailed instructions on planting your seed packet are provided with purchase.

This mix of native grasses and wildflowers typically grows to a height of 3 to 5 feet. Please note that each site is unique and that several factors can affect overall height. These factors include sunlight, hydrology, and overall soil health.

Pollinator Native Seed Mix Packet -The Moth Edition

Flower Color: Yellow, Purple, Pink, Orange, White

Height: 3 to 5 Feet

Light Requirements: Full Sun

Soil Hydrology: Dry to Mesic Soils

Bloom Time: Spring through Fall

Plant Type: Annuals/Perennials

Attracts: Moths, Birds, Bees, Butterflies, Pollinators

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