Midwestern Wet Prairie Mix (WP3)

$1,220.00/acre ♦ $165.00 per 1/10 acre
Approximate mix weight 38 lb/acre with 123 native seeds/sq. ft.
59.8% Grasses/Sedges/Rushes; 40.2% Forbs

This mix is intended for restoration sites where soil and hydrologic conditions are relatively stable. The mix is designed for application on sites with soils that are saturated for short durations with exposure to full sun.

Scientific Name Common Name Percent of Mix Category
Grasses, Sedges, and Rushes
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem 5.70%
Calamagrostis canadensis Blue Joint Grass 6.69%
Carex cristatella Crested Sedge 4.41%
Carex granularis Meadow Sedge 1.74%
Carex shortiana Short’s Sedge 0.84%
Carex vulpinoidea Fox Sedge 3.44%
Elymus virginicus Virginia Wild Rye 3.70%
Juncus effusus Soft Rush 28.32%
Panicum virgatum Switch Grass 4.68%
Scirpus atrovirens Dark Green Rush 8.51%
Scirpus cyperinus Woolgrass 26.50%
Scirpus pendulus Drooping Bulrush 4.42%
Spartina pectinata Prairie Cord Grass 1.04%
Total 100.00%
Forbs
Asclepias incarnata Marsh Milkweed 0.46%
Doellingeria umbellata Flat-Top White Aster 2.28%
Coreopsis tripteris Tall Coreopsis 2.49%
Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake Master 1.11%
Eupatorium perfoliatum Common Boneset 3.15%
Eutrochium maculatum Spotted Joe Pye Weed 3.88%
Gentiana andrewsii Fringe-Top Bottle Gentian 2.94%
Helenium autumnale Common Sneezeweed 6.30%
Liatris spicata Spiked Gayfeather 1.53%
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower 4.90%
Lobelia siphilitica Great Blue Lobelia 5.95%
Oligoneuron riddellii Riddell’s Goldenrod 3.31%
Penstemon digitalis Foxglove Beardtongue 7.93%
Pycnanthemum virginianum Common Mountain Mint 17.42%
Rudbeckia fulgida Showy Black-Eyed Susan 2.87%
Senna hebecarpa Wild Senna 0.21%
Silphium perfoliatum Cup-Plant 0.23%
Silphium terebinthinaceum Prairie Dock 0.10%
Symphyotrichum firmum Shining Aster 3.62%
Symphyotrichum novae-angliae New England Aster 3.28%
Verbena hastata Blue Vervain 15.51%
Vernonia gigantea Tall Ironweed 2.41%
Veronicastrum virginicum Culver’s Root 7.09%
Zizea aurea Golden Alexander 1.03%
Total 100.00%
Temporary Cover Grasses
Avena sativa Seed Oats 100.00%
Total 100.00%