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Midwest Wildflower Seed Mix

SKU: AM016979
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25 pounds $23.56/lb
50 pounds $22.72/lb
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The Midwest Wildflower Seed Mix is comprised of 28 different wildflower species, all perfect for planting in the Heartland of the USA. Designed to provide nonstop season-long color, annuals like Plains Coreopsis and Sulphur Cosmos burst into bloom their very first summer, while perennial varieties like Purple Prairie Clover and Black Eyed Susan deliver color for many years, starting in their second season. Contains 100% Pure, non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free seeds best for planting in: IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, MI, MN, MO, NE, OH, WI and Ontario.
key features
Seed Life Cycle
Mix of Annuals & Perennials
Growing Zones
Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7
Ideal Region
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
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.
Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Mass Plantings


This premium mixture features 28 different, easy to grow, long-lasting wildflowers and has been used by homeowners and commercial planters all over the midwest for over 20 years. Expect a burst of annual color just a few weeks after seeding, plus increased bloom year after year from a great group of perennials. Plant spring or late fall.

What's in this Mix

This mixture contains 28 wildflowers, 14 annuals for first-year color, plus 14 perennials or biennials for second and successive years' bloom.

Img Botanical Name Common Name Life Cycle Native To Height Bloom Season
Centaurea cyanus Cornflower Annual Europe, Western Asia 24" to 36" Summer
Cheiranthus allionii Siberian Wallflower Biennial Europe 10" to 18" Spring
Coreopsis lanceolata Lance-Leaf Coreopsis Perennial North America 12" to 30" Spring to summer
Coreopsis tinctoria Plains Coreopsis Annual North America: Central and Western US 12" to 24" Summer to fall
Cosmos bipinnatus Cosmos Annual North America 48" to 72" Mid summer to frost
Cosmos sulphureus Sulphur Cosmos Annual North America, Central America 36" to 48" Mid summer to frost
Dianthus barbatus Sweet William Biennial Western Asia, Eastern Europe 12" to 24" Spring to summer
Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower Perennial North America 36" Early summer to frost
Eschscholzia californica California Poppy Annual North America 8" to 16" Spring to late summer
Gaillardia aristata Blanket Flower Perennial North America 24" to 48" Mid to late summer
Gaillardia pulchella Indian Blanket Annual North America 24" Summer
Gypsophila elegans Baby's Breath Annual Europe 6"-48" Spring to late summer
Helianthus annuus Sunflower Annual North America 72" to 84" Mid summer to frost
Iberis umbellata Candytuft Annual Europe 9" to 12" Spring to summer
Linum grandiflorum rubrum Scarlet Flax Annual Northern Africa, Southern Europe 12-36" Spring to summer
Linum lewisi Wild Blue Flax Perennial North America 24" Summer to fall
Lupinus perennis Perennial Lupine Perennial North America 36" Spring to summer
Nemophila menziesii Baby Blue Eyes Annual North America: California 4" to 6" Spring to summer
Oenothera lamarckiana Common Evening Primrose Biennial North America, Central America 48" Summer
Papaver rhoeas Red Poppy Annual Europe, Asia 12-30" Spring to summer
Rudbeckia hirta Black-Eyed Susan Biennial North America 12" to 36" Mid summer to frost
Rudbeckia hirta 'Gloriosa' Gloriosa Daisy Biennial North America 12" to 36" Summer to fall


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