Low Profile Prairie Mix


$80.50 per PLS LB

PLS LBs

Purple Prairie Clover

Used for establishing a prairie plant community with a shorter stature. Great for urban or suburban areas.

Seed Mix: Low profile prairie mix
Ozs./Acre: 252.25
Seeds/Sqft: 96.49
Cost per Acre $1,207.45
Description: Low-profile mix intended for use where a shorter stature prairie is desired. Most species are at or less than 3 foot tall with few species that exceed that size. Appropriate for Dry-mesic to Wet-mesic conditions in full sun.
Type Botanical Name Common Name Seeds/Oz. Ozs./ Acre Seeds/Sqft
Grass Matrix
Grass Bouteloua curtipendula Side-oats Grama 9,375 36.00 7.75
Grass Bouteloua gracilis Blue Grama 40,000 9.00 8.26
Grass Andropogon scoparius Little Bluestem 8,800 36.00 7.27
Forb Lespedeza capitata Roundhead Lespedeza 10,000 5.00 1.15
Forb Amorpha canescens Lead Plant 17,000 5.00 1.95
Forb Desmanthus illinoensis Illinois Bundleflower 4,888 20.00 2.24
Forb Baptisia australis Blue Wild Indigo 1,600 4.00 0.15
Forb Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly Milkweed 3,500 5.50 0.44
Forb Cassia fasciculata Partridge Pea 3,800 24.00 2.09
Forb Coreopsis lanceolata Lanceleaf Coreopsis 12,500 15.00 4.30
Forb Coreopsis tinctora Plains Coreopsis 87,500 4.00 8.03
Forb Liatris pycnostachya Priairie Blazing Star 10,750 2.00 0.49
Forb Desmodium canadense Showy Tick Trefoil 4,500 8.00 0.83
Forb Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower 6,600 20.00 3.03
Forb Zizia aurea Golden Alexander 12,000 6.00 1.65
Forb Ratibida pinnata Grayheaded Coneflower 25,250 6.00 3.48
Forb Rudbeckia subtomentosa Sweet Black Eyed Susan 46,000 1.50 1.58
Forb Gaillardia aristata Blanket Flower 11,625 10.00 2.67
Forb Verbena Stricta Hoary Vervain 32,000 3.00 2.20
Forb Monarda fistulosa Wild Bergamot 78,000 2.00 3.58
Forb Parthenium integrifolium Wild Quinine 6,800 6.00 0.94
Forb Penstemon digitalis Foxglove Beard Tongue 115,000 2.00 5.28
Forb Petalostemum candidum White Prairie Clover 26,250 6.00 3.62
Forb Dalea purpurea Purple Prairie Clover 20,000 9.00 4.13
Forb Pycnanthemum tenuifolium Slender Mountain Mint 375,000 0.75 6.46
Forb Tradescantia ohiensis Common Spiderwort 8,000 1.50 0.28
Forb Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan 110,000 5.00 12.63