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Midwest Pollinator Wildflower Seed Mix

SKU: AM016978
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1 pound ---Pollinator Pick
5 pounds $37.48/lb
10 pounds $35.10/lb
25 pounds $34.15/lb
50 pounds $32.25/lb
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• Nectar-rich wildflowers support the greatest diversity of bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and other pollinators found in the Midwest
A balanced blend of over a dozen annuals & perennials provides quick blooms in the first season and for many years to come
Expertly curated for Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Wisconsin and the Province of Ontario
• All of our seed is 100% pure, non-GMO and neonicotinoid free

key features
Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Mass Plantings
Growing Zones
Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
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.


Our wildflower experts have formulated the Midwest Pollinator Mix with a variety of annual and perennial varieties to attract and help a wider set of pollinators, blooming spring until fall. This mixture is extremely easy to grow for the novice or expert gardener, offering up near effortless color year after year. Our Midwest Pollinator Mix is designed for Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin.

What's in this Mix

This mixture contains 20 wildflowers, 9 annuals for first-year color, plus 11 perennials for second and successive years' bloom.

Botanical Name Common Name Life Cycle Native To Height Bloom Season
Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly Weed Perennial North America 36" Summer
Aster novae-angliae New England Aster Perennial North America 60" Fall
Centaurea cyanus Cornflower Annual Europe 35" Spring, Summer
Cheiranthus allionii Siberian Wallflower Perennial Europe 18" Spring
Coreopsis lanceolata Lance-Leaf Coreopsis Perennial North America 48" Summer, Fall
Coreopsis tinctoria Plains Coreopsis Annual North America 30" Summer, Fall
Cosmos bipinnatus Wild Cosmos Sensation Mix Annual North America: Mexico 47" Summer, Fall
Cosmos sulphureus Sulphur Cosmos Annual North America: Southwest & Mexico 33" Summer, Fall
Dianthus barbatus Sweet William Biennial Europe 20" Spring, Summer
Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower Perennial North America 36" Summer, Fall
Gaillardia pulchella Indian Blanket Annual North America 24" Summer
Lupinus perennis Wild Lupine Perennial North America 36" Spring, Summer
Iberis umbellata Candytuft Annual Mediterranean 14" Spring, Summer
Monarda citriodora Lemon Mint Annual North America 31" Summer
Monarda fistulosa Bee Balm or Wild Bergamot Perennial North America 48" Summer
Oenothera lamarckiana Evening Primrose Biennial North America 48" Summer
Papaver rhoeas Red Poppy Annual Europe 36" Spring, Summer
Ratibida columnaris Yellow Prairie Coneflower Annual North America 30" Summer, Fall
Rudbeckia amplexicaulis Clasping Coneflower Annual North America 24" Summer, Fall
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan Perennial North America 30" Summer, Fall
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Our approach is simple ‐ for over 25 years we have offered gardeners only the best wildflower seeds, flower bulbs, perennial plants, clover and lawn seeds and flower seed packets for special occasions ‐ the ones we grow in our own gardens. We stand ready to help you grow with confidence!