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California Central Valley Wildflower Seed Mix

SKU: AM016962
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Overview
A specialized mixture that's formulated precisely for the inland region from around Bakersfield north through the Redding, CA area.
key features
Advantages
Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Birds, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Mass Plantings
Growing Zones
Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Seed Life Cycle
Mix of Annuals & Perennials
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Soil Moisture
Dry, Average, Moist / Wet
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.

Description

This mixture takes into consideration the hot--but not desert-like--conditions of California's Central Valley, which always experiences higher temperatures than coastal California. (South of Bakersfield, our Southwestern Mixture is recommended.)

What's in this Mix

Img Botanical Name Common Name Life Cycle Color Height Bloom Season
Chrysanthemum carinatum Painted Daisy Annual Mixed 36" Summer, Fall
Clarkia unguiculata Farewell-to-Spring Annual Pink, Lavender 30" Spring, Summer
Collinsia heterophylla Chinese Houses Annual White, Violet 24" Spring, Summer
Coreopsis tinctoria Plains Coreopsis Annual Yellow, Red 30" Summer, Fall
Cosmos sulphureus Sulphur Cosmos Annual Mixed 33" Summer, Fall
Dimorphotheca sinuata African Daisy Annual Orange, Yellow 16" Summer, Fall
Eschscholzia californica California Poppy Perennial Orange 18" Spring, Summer
Gaillardia aristata Blanket Flower Perennial Yellow, Red 30" Summer, Fall
Gilia capitata Globe Gilia Annual Blue 24" Spring
Placeholder Image Lasthenia glabrata Goldfields Annual Yellow 24" Winter/Spring
Layia platyglossa Tidy Tips Annual Yellow, White 12" Summer
Linum grandiflorum rubrum Scarlet Flax Annual Red 24" Spring, Summer
Lobularia maritima Sweet Alyssum Annual White 16" Spring, Summer, Fall
Lupinus polyphyllus Russell Lupine Perennial Mixed 36" Spring, Summer
Lupinus succulentus Arroyo Lupine Annual Blue 48" Spring, Summer
Nemophila maculata Five Spot Annual Purple, White 6" Spring, Summer
Oenothera hookeri Evening Primrose Biennial Yellow 60" Summer
Oenothera speciosa Showy Evening Primrose Perennial Pink 24" Spring, Summer
Phacelia campanularia California Bluebell Annual Blue 20" Summer
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan Perennial Yellow, Orange 30" Summer, Fall
placeholder-img Verbena tenuisecta Moss Verbena Annual Pink 12" Spring, Summer
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