Midwestern Emergent Wetland Mix (WP1)

$1,185.00/acre ♦ $160.00 per 1/10 acre
Approximate mix weight 36 lb/acre with 171 native seeds/sq. ft.
55.4% Grasses/Sedges/Rushes; 44.6% Forbs

This mix contains a high percentage of native seeds to enhance the development of an emergent wetland edge adjacent to deeper water.  This wetland community occupies the draw down zone between the ordinary high water mark and ordinary low water levels of a permanent body of water.  This mix will not germinate under water and is intended for sites where water levels can be controlled during germination.

Scientific Name Common Name Percent of Mix Category
Grasses, Sedges, and Rushes
Carex comosa Bearded Sedge 2.07%
Carex frankii Frank’s Sedge 0.46%
Carex lurida Shallow Sedge 0.64%
Carex tribuloides Blunt Broom Sedge 2.81%
Carex vulpinoidea Fox Sedge 8.06%
Eleocharis palustris Creeping Spikerush 13.77%
Juncus effusus Soft Rush 22.10%
Leersia oryzoides Rice Cut Grass 7.80%
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani Softstem Bulrush 8.35%
Scirpus atrovirens Dark Green Bulrush 13.25%
Scirpus cyperinus Woolgrass 20.68%
Total 100.00%
Forbs
Alisma subcordatum Water Plantain 19.61%
Asclepias incarnata Marsh Milkweed 0.30%
Bidens cernua Nodding Bur Marigold 2.40%
Hibiscus moscheutos Marsh Rose Mallow 3.20%
Iris virginica Blue Flag Iris 0.13%
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower 3.19%
Lobelia siphilitca Blue Lobelia 7.73%
Lycopus americanus American Bugleweed 3.92%
Mimulus ringens Alleghany Monkey Flower 25.92%
Penthorum sedoides Ditch Stonecrop 19.63%
Sagittaria latifolia Broad-leaf Arrowhead 7.10%
Sparganium eurycarpum Giant Bur Reed 0.15%
Verbena hastata Blue Vervain 6.73%
Total 100.00%
Temporary Cover Grasses
Avena sativa Seed Oats 100.00%
Total 100.00%