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Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix

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This favorite wildflower mixture contains 26 different wildflowers, both annuals and perennials, that will thrive in the Southeast region of the country. The Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix is designed to create show-stopping color all season long, year after year - It will burst into blooms the first year with the annual wildflowers and provide color in years after with the perennials.

Zones 7 - 10
Ideal Region
Southeast
Advantages
Easy to Grow
Easy to Grow
Cut Flowers
Cut Flowers
Extended Blooms
Extended Blooms
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Full Sun
Half Sun / Half Shade
Half Sun / Half Shade
SKU SEG
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What's in this Mix?

A premium blend of Southern favorites has made this mix a big success all over the southeast. Geared to the varied soils and long growing season of the south, this mixture offers quick color the first year from annuals, plus a strong increase of bloom from perennials in years thereafter. Plant spring or fall.

This mixture contains 26 wildflowers, 15 annuals for first-year color, plus 11 perennials or biennials for second and successive years' bloom. See full flower list below.

  Botanical Name Common Name Life Cycle Color Height Bloom Season
Cheiranthus allionii Siberian Wallflower Perennial Orange 18" Spring
Chrysanthemum maximum Shasta Daisy Perennial White 48" Summer
Coreopsis lanceolata Lance-Leaf Coreopsis Perennial Yellow 48" Summer, Fall
Coreopsis tinctoria Plains Coreopsis Annual Yellow, Red 30" Summer, Fall
Cosmos bipinnatus Wild Cosmos Annual Red, White, Pink 47" Summer, Fall
Cynoglossum amabile Chinese Forget-Me-Not Annual Blue 24" Spring, Summer
Dianthus barbatus Sweet William Biennial Red, White 20" Spring, Summer
Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower Perennial Purple 36" Summer, Fall
Eschscholzia californica California Poppy Perennial Orange 18" Spring, Summer
Gilia capitata Globe Gilia Annual Blue 24" Spring
Gaillardia pulchella Indian Blanket Annual Red, Yellow 24" Summer
Gysophila elegans Baby's Breath Annual White 28" Spring, Summer
Lavatera trimestris Rose Mallow Annual Mixed 47" Summer, Fall
Liatris spicata Blazing Star or Gayfeather Perennial Purple 48" Summer, Fall
Linum grandiflorum rubrum Scarlet Flax Annual Red 24" Spring, Summer
Linum perenne lewisii Blue Flax Perennial Blue 24" Summer, Fall
Lobularia maritima Sweet Alyssum Annual White 16" Spring, Summer, Fall
Lupinus perennis Wild Lupine Perennial Blue 36" Spring, Summer
Lupinus texensis Texas Bluebonnet Annual Blue 12" Spring, Summer
Oenothera lamarckiana Evening Primrose Biennial Yellow 48" Summer
Papaver rhoeas Red Poppy/Shirley Poppy Annual Mixed 36" Spring, Summer
Phlox drummondi Drummond Phlox Annual White, Pink, Red, Purple 20" Summer, Fall
Rudbeckia amplexicaulis Clasping Coneflower Annual Yellow 24" Summer, Fall
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan Perennial Yellow, Orange 30" Summer, Fall
Rudbeckia gloriosa Gloriosa Daisy Perennial Yellow, Brown 36" Summer, Fall
Salvia coccinea Scarlet Sage Perennial Red 24" Summer, Fall

Plant Information

Associated SKUs
SEG
SEQP (1/4 Pound)
SEHP (1/2 Pound)
SELB (1 Pound)
SELB5 (5 Pounds)
SELB10 (10 Pounds)
SELB25 (25 Pounds)
SELB50 (50 Pounds)
States Southeast Region includes: AL, AR, DC, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, Eastern TX and VA.
Common Name Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Seed Life Cycle Mixture of Annuals & Perennials
Ships As 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.
5 lbs covers 5,000-10,000 sq ft.
10 lbs covers 10,000-25,000 sq ft.
25 lbs covers 1/2-1 acre.
50 lbs covers 1.5-2 acres.
Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Moist/Wet, Well Draining
Soil Type Clay Soil, Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil, Moist/Wet Soil, Acidic Soil
Advantages Easy to Grow, Cut Flowers, Extended Blooms
Ideal Region Southeast
Zones 7, 8, 9, 10
Is It Storable? Yes - You can store your seed in any cool (not freezing) dry place that is not subject to extreme temperature variations.
Non-GMO Yes
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada Yes

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4.1

(based on 70 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (41)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (9)

87%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Low maintenance (37)
  • Vivid colors (34)
  • Reliable growth (26)
  • Long bloom time (21)
  • Accurate instructions (17)

Cons

  • Colors not as expected (6)
  • Slow growth (5)

Best Uses

  • Large areas (31)
  • Outdoors (15)
  • Erosion control (13)
  • Garden (11)
  • Cut flowers (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

First Spring Burst

This the first spring after planting last year. The first year yield was nice but this is impressive. I'm looking forward to what the mid and late summer selection will look like. This...Read complete review

This the first spring after planting last year. The first year yield was nice but this is impressive. I'm looking forward to what the mid and late summer selection will look like. This was a barren septic tank drain field area for our new home. There is quite a hill and slope, however, thanks to the wild flower population it looks like most of the soil is going to stay up where it belongs.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Too many Daisys!

I bought 5 pounds of the southeast mix and planted early summer(june 1 2012) in south central mississippi.The area is 12 x 450 a little over an acre.I sprayed the area twice with...Read complete review

I bought 5 pounds of the southeast mix and planted early summer(june 1 2012) in south central mississippi.The area is 12 x 450 a little over an acre.I sprayed the area twice with roundup before planting and disked 3 times.I also applied a little 13-13-13 and disked in.I just walked ( May 29 2013 )the wildflower patch and this is what I got.99% gloriosa daisys 5 feet tall, 1 not 1% wild cosmos,2 not 2% shasta daisys, 3 not 3% wild lupine 1 not 1% globe gilia,The gloriosa daisys are 5 feet tall and have overpowered everything else.I just wonder if they sent me 5# of gloiosa daisys.I would not recommend unless you want a gloriosa daisy patch.They are starting to fall over and I don`t know what will happen then?The same thing happened last year but not as many Daisys.

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5.0

Loooooove

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from Texas Gulf Coast

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Pros

  • Accurate Instructions
  • Attractive
  • Hardy
  • Healthy
  • Low Maintenance

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Garden

    Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

    I have thoroughly enjoyed this mix of wildflowers! I ordered the smallest bag for a little corner of my yard that needed help and it's now one of my favorite spots. I would have to say that a large percentage of the blooms have been Cosmos, but I love Cosmos so that's not a negative for me. I've attached a picture from April when they were just getting started. They were so thick and beautiful! It's July now and they are starting to disappear, but I've started noticing the Coreopsis, Forget-Me-Nots, Sweet William, Indian Blankets, Baby's Breath, Coneflowers, Black-eyed Susans, and the Salvia. I'm anxiously awaiting the Fall bloomers. Bottom line, it makes me so happy to be able to walk out to my backyard and pick a little bouquet of wildflowers. I would definitely buy from American Meadows again!

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    1.0

    Disappointed

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    from Northern Florida

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      Cons

      • Slow Growth

      Best Uses

        Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

        Hardly sprouted I chill the whole area and Scatter the seed get water for a month and hardly anything came up

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Trouble free blooms

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        from Piedmont, NC

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        Pros

        • Great for wildlife
        • Long Bloom Time
        • Low Maintenance
        • Pest Resistant
        • Vivid Colors

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Large Areas
          • Makes rough ground beautiful

          Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

          I prepared the ground carefully, clearing the old grass and plants, and then tilled the earth. I left it rough, and broadcast the seed by hand. The soil is poor, but is in full sun. Germination was great, and it has been flowering for weeks already. We have a lot of Deer, and although they graze the edges, we have not had any real problems. No watering or fertilizer was used. Broadcasting the different seed sizes was difficult, and resulted in patches of different plants across the area.

           
          1.0

          3 flowers short stubby ones came up. NO STARS

          By 

          from Pittsburg, TX

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          Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

          I did directions and sowed seeds. Maybe 4 short skinny blue flowers.
          In El Paso, Desert.. I had a show stopper wild flower garden.
          I'll try again but very disappointed.

           
          1.0

          Disappointing

          By 

          from tennessee

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          Pros

          • Low Maintenance

          Cons

          • Colors Not As Expected
          • Short Bloom Time

          Best Uses

            Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

            We ordered this mix for a meadow and took great care to prepare the soil and plant as recommended. While the annuals performed ok, 95% of the perennials from the mix are yellow coreopsis with a few Shasta daisies. Out of the 11 perennials that are supposed to be in the mix, we only see coreopsis. After they are through blooming, there is no color the rest of the summer. Very disappointing.

             
            5.0

            Wonderful results

            By 

            from Perry ga

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            Pros

            • Fragrant
            • Long Bloom Time
            • Reliable Growth
            • Vivid Colors

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Cut Flowers
              • Large Areas

              Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

              I bought the 1lb southeast wildflower mix back in January and sowed a field the end of February. Now the area is full of flowers with variety and color! A high quality product with great results.

               
              5.0

              2nd year growth now

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              from Denham Springs, LA

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              Pros

              • Fragrant
              • Long Bloom Time
              • Low Maintenance
              • Pest Resistant
              • Reliable Growth
              • Vivid Colors

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Border Control
                • Large Areas

                Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                I planted my seed from you in the early summer, thinking it would be too late for any results. The soil where I planted is very poor quality as far as garden soil goes, but the seeds sprouted and, in spite of the poor soil and dry weather, they soon began to flower and cover up the unsightly spot it was in. That was in 2016. A second crop has voluntarily sprung up this spring, more abundant and beautiful than last year. Not all the seeds in the packet grew here, but the ones that did are simply marvelous. I gave the little Christmas packet you sent me, to my sister for her to plant at her house. Her patch is growing, and she is, as I am, grateful for the results.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Southeast Wildflower

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                from North East, AR.

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                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Butterfly Garden
                    • Large Areas

                    Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                    Great product, I planted last Fall and of course all of the seeds Germinated because of the unseasonable Spring weather we are having , so now we are expecting a hard Freeze for the next 3 days with Snow,,, No fault of American Meadows..

                    North East, AR.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Excellent

                    By 

                    from myself Florida, seeds planted in NJ.

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                    Pros

                    • Low Maintenance
                    • Reliable Growth
                    • Vivid Colors

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Cut Flowers
                      • Raised Beds

                      Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                      Planted in November in SW Florida.

                      Blooming in January. Great color spread.

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Exceeded my expectations

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                      from Richmond, VA

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                      Pros

                      • Long Bloom Time
                      • Low Maintenance
                      • Pest Resistant
                      • Reliable Growth
                      • Vivid Colors

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Border Control
                        • Erosion Control
                        • Large Areas

                        Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                        I have a slope at the front of my yard that was difficult to mow. We also have a community garden very near my home, so I wanted to plant something that would support our local bees. Both the bees and the birds have enjoyed the flowerbed.

                        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Excellent product, excellent company

                        By 

                        from myself Florida, seeds planted in NJ.

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                        Pros

                        • Just starting to germinate. Coverage looks good.

                        Cons

                        • seeds sprouted evenly and well

                        Best Uses

                        • property lines

                        Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                        Here in SW Florida we do not get a freeze. Thus I planted seeds about three to four weeks ago. Some plants are about six" tall now and looking good. Others just starting to show first sprouts. Cosmos came up quickly and a few are blooming already.

                        (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Best of the Rest!

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                        from Bowie, TX

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                        Pros

                        • Long Bloom Time
                        • Low Maintenance
                        • Reliable Growth
                        • Vivid Colors

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Pollinator Garden

                          Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                          I usually buy seeds from several companies so I am not relying on one, just in case. This was the first year I bought seeds from American Meadows. I planted several acres, not just a plot, and the comparison was astounding! American Meadows flowers grew faster, bloomed earlier and thicker. It is astounding to see the difference in the FOUR different companies I bought from. They are still blooming.
                          From this day forward, I will only buy from American Meadows. I did my own experiment and know the results firsthand.

                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Blooming like crazy in Western NC

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                          from Flat Rock, NC

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                          Pros

                          • Low Maintenance
                          • Reliable Growth
                          • Vivid Colors

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Large Areas

                            Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                            I planted this mix in a very sunny spot that gets a lot of attention. The late spring was dry so despite regular watering, not much came up until the rains really started in earnest. Everything in the mix has grown. All the annuals and a few of the perennials have bloomed this first season with a nice variety of heights and colors. The low blue Chinese forget-me-not is a prolific bloomer, taming some of the more vibrant colors in the mix. I cant wait to see what the second season brings. Huge success.

                            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            3.0

                            Ton of plants, fair blooms

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                            from Hartwell, GA.

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                            Pros

                            • Reliable Growth
                            • Vivid Colors

                            Cons

                            • Short Bloom Time

                            Best Uses

                            • Large Areas

                            Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                            Had a great germination and lots of plants but hot summer vastly limited blooms.The blooms were had were beautiful.Upper 90's all summer really reduced flowers.

                            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Exceeded expectations

                            By 

                            from Richmond, VA

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                            Pros

                            • Long Bloom Time
                            • Low Maintenance
                            • Pest Resistant
                            • Reliable Growth
                            • Vivid Colors

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Cut Flowers
                              • Large Areas

                              Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                              The grass struggled on the edge of the yard so I made it a flower bed and planted these seeds two years ago. Last year was great and I fenced off the bed to keep rabbits out. This year there are so many flowers that I didn't bother with the fence. The honey bees and gold finches love it too. All the neighbors love getting fresh cut flowers - we are having a blast.

                               
                              4.0

                              Wild Flowers

                              By 

                              from Georgetown, TX

                              About Me Casual Hobbyist

                              Pros

                              • Low Maintenance
                              • Vivid Colors

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Border Control
                                • Erosion Control
                                • Large Areas

                                Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                Have receive a lot of compliments on the colors!

                                (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                5.0

                                Outstanding for meadow at vacation rental property

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                                from Fletcher, NC

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                                Pros

                                • Low Maintenance
                                • Reliable Growth
                                • Vivid Colors

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Erosion Control
                                  • Large Areas

                                  Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                  This is a great product for a large area that you need to spruce up or an area that you don't wish to cut. We used this at our vacation rental property south of Asheville, NC. The lot in question was about 0.5 acre of grass and the approach is very steep. I planted it in May and these shots are from August of this year. Some of the flowers are approximately 6 feet tall. I planted it as directed and nothing but rain, sunshine and time made it grow.

                                  (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  1.0

                                  No sign of many of these

                                  By 

                                  from Gilbert's sc

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                                  Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                  Large field hydro seeded

                                  10 lbs. of this in addition to 1 pound of red poppies 5 lbs golf course color, 10 Pds southeast mix.

                                  No sign of red poppies, shastas or southeast mix.. Golf course mix came up okay.

                                  FYI I sent an email to you and had zero response.

                                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  5.0

                                  brought back color to bank along the drive

                                  By 

                                  from inverness,fl

                                  About Me Getting Started

                                  Pros

                                  • Low Maintenance
                                  • Pest Resistant
                                  • Reliable Growth

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Border Control

                                    Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                    for a beginner it is fool proof,results are a given.This is my second second order.

                                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    4.0

                                    worth every penny

                                    By 

                                    from Forest, Virginia

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                                    Pros

                                    • Healthy Thick Foliage
                                    • Long Bloom Time
                                    • Low Maintenance
                                    • Reliable Growth
                                    • Vivid Colors

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Open Area Fill-in
                                      • Use As Wildflower Meadow

                                      Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                      I used the wildflower seed for a small meadow I cleared on our wooded lot. I'm in my second year now, and add new seed every year. The perennials from the first seeding two years ago returned thick and lush as hoped and expected. This year's seed will take some time before it shows its stuff, but the plants are sprouting nicely. Now that I know which of the seed species within the mix are suited to the soil and lighting conditions, I intend to buy more of those particular species. I'm quite impressed with the results of my meadow experiment so far, and can't wait to order more seed!

                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Wonderful baby shower gift

                                      By 

                                      from Virginia

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                                      Pros

                                      • Low Maintenance
                                      • Vivid Colors

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                          Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                          My only complaint is that when I used these seeds to "guerrilla garden" (brighten banks of nearby train tracks) the train company chopped 'em down before they could be enjoyed. That was a surprise, but, no fault of the seeds. Recommend.

                                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                           
                                          5.0

                                          Good choice

                                          By 

                                          from Travelers rest, sc

                                          About Me Casual Hobbyist

                                          Pros

                                          • Long Bloom Time
                                          • Low Maintenance
                                          • Pest Resistant

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Large Areas

                                            Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                            First season cones did well, hope next year other varieties bloom

                                            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            5.0

                                            Beauty Naturally

                                            By 

                                            from Port republic va.

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                                            Pros

                                            • Low Maintenance
                                            • Pest Resistant
                                            • Reliable Growth
                                            • Vivid Colors

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Erosion Control
                                              • Large Areas
                                              • Use On Septic Field

                                              Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                              American Meadows is a reliable and trustworthy company. They stand behind their products 100%. Great customer service.

                                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              5.0

                                              Very Pleased with Result

                                              By 

                                              from Blountville, Tennessee

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                                              Pros

                                              • Long Bloom Time
                                              • Pest Resistant
                                              • Reliable Growth
                                              • Vivid Colors

                                              Cons

                                              • None

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Border Control
                                              • Edge Of Driveway
                                              • Erosion Control

                                              Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                              Planted a small area this year to see how flowers would grow in
                                              poor soil along part of my driveway. Did some soil admendment and the flowers have done very well. They continue to bloom
                                              late into August. The Cosmos have been spectacular!

                                               
                                              5.0

                                              Every one who walks by stops to admire

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                                              from Lady Lake, FL

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                                              Pros

                                              • Long Bloom Time
                                              • Low Maintenance
                                              • Pest Resistant
                                              • Reliable Growth
                                              • Vivid Colors

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                • Border Control
                                                • Cut Flowers
                                                • Large Areas

                                                Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                                The flowers and colors exceeded expectation, and I have already ordered a larger quanity of seeds for the next planting. I am 100% satisfied.

                                                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                 
                                                3.0

                                                A LOT of cosmos!

                                                By 

                                                from Northern VA

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                                                Pros

                                                • Low Maintenance

                                                Cons

                                                • Colors Not As Expected
                                                • Slow Growth

                                                Best Uses

                                                • Large Areas

                                                Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                                I was/am surprised by the height of the cosmos (some are over 6 feet!) but they been slow to bloom (some haven't even shown a bud yet) and the cosmos have dominated other flowers (my guess) from growing. However, I am hopeful.

                                                 
                                                5.0

                                                Southeast wildflower mix

                                                By 

                                                from North Mississippi

                                                About Me Casual Hobbyist

                                                Pros

                                                • Long Bloom Time
                                                • Low Maintenance
                                                • Pest Resistant
                                                • Reliable Growth
                                                • Vivid Colors

                                                Cons

                                                  Best Uses

                                                  • Cut Flowers
                                                  • Erosion Control
                                                  • Large Areas

                                                  Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                                  I planted a wildflower patch in an area with erosion. I was hopeful there would lots of blooms to use for my son's wedding. I didn't time it so well so we planted extra. I have tons of new plants coming up so I'm quite hopeful I have timed it right. The earlier blooms did beautifully as cut flowers. They lasted for days.

                                                   
                                                  4.0

                                                  Good product

                                                  By 

                                                  from Ruckersville, va

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                                                  Pros

                                                  • Low Maintenance

                                                  Cons

                                                    Best Uses

                                                    • Erosion Control

                                                    Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                                    got these to establish backyard open area as wildflower area

                                                     
                                                    4.0

                                                    Late start, good result

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                                                    from Lynchburg, Virginia

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                                                    Pros

                                                    • Low Maintenance
                                                    • Vivid Colors

                                                    Cons

                                                      Best Uses

                                                      • Erosion Control
                                                      • Large Areas

                                                      Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                                      I planted a bit more than an acre very late for us, about late May. I tilled and raked the soil with my tractor, spread the seeds mixed with sand at a 10:1 ratio of sand to seed, rolled the soil and left it. I was concerned not much would happen, but took a shot. I did have some weed start early in June, but the wildflowers have come on strong. I plan to cut and drag after several frosts, and overseed this winter. Have a good meadow now, should have an excellent one in the spring/summer of next year. The seed was very high quality, and had an unusual amount of germination in the middle of summer.

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                                                      4.0

                                                      plentiful rain yielded plenty of flowers

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                                                          Comments about American Meadows Southeast Wildflower Seed Mix:

                                                          It was hard work hand seeding, but with the good rains this spring germination was great, and there is more to come.

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