Native West Wildflower Seed Mix

This mix is the perfect blend of wildflowers for the Rocky Mountain region. A unique combination of 15 different annual and perennial wildflowers, it's sure to provide hardy color year after year. Flowers will begin quickly with annual favorites such as Clarkia and Indian Blanket. Second-year perennial color includes Rocky Mountain Columbine, Showy Goldeneye and Rocky Mountain Cleome to name a few.
Zones2 - 6
Ideal Regions
West
Advantages
Easy To Grow
Low Maintenance
Good For Cut Flowers
Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks)
Light Requirements
Full Sun
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SKUHC016986

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Associated SKUsHC016986
HC012829 (1 Pound)
HC012828 (1/2 Pound)
HC012827 (1/4 Pound)
Common Name
Native West Wildflower Seed Mix
Seed Life Cycle
Mix of Annuals & Perennials
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Ships As
Seed
Seed Coverage
1/4 lb covers 250-500 sq ft.
1/2 lb covers 500-1,000 sq ft.
1 lb covers 1,000-2,000 sq ft.
Non-GMO
Yes
Soil Moisture
Dry, Average, Moist / Wet, Well Draining
Soil Type
Loamy Soil, Drought / Dry Soil, Moist / Wet Soil, Acidic Soil
Wildflower Mix or Specie
Mixtures
Ideal Region
West
Zones
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Native To
North America
Advantages
Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Good For Cut Flowers, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks)
Ships To Canada
Yes
Planting Guides

Step-by-Step Wildflower Seed Planting Instructions

  1. Check for your last frost date and plant after this has passed. Choose a spot on your property that gets 6 or more hours of direct sun a day unless you are planting seeds for shade.
  2. Prepare your soil by clearing the area of all existing growth. Simply dig up everything that is growing, turn the soil and rake the area flat. If this is an area that has never before been gardened, you may need to till the area up to remove growth.
  3. Mix the seeds with sand* for better visibility and scatter the seeds directly on top of the soil. If you are sowing a larger area, we recommend using a seed spreader; if not, you can sow by hand.
  4. We recommend lightly compressing the seeds into the soil, making sure not to bury them. You can either walk on them, use a board or if you are sowing a larger area, rent a seed roller.
  5. Water so that the soil is moist, not soaking wet, until the seedlings are about 4-6" tall. After that, the seedlings will survive on natural rains. If you are experiencing very dry weather, we recommend watering occasionally.
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