IL 327 Conservation Cover (CP43 Prairie Strips – Mesic 10/10)

Designed to meet IL NRCS Standards. Standards may change based on your area easement specialist. Be sure to verify this mix meets your project requirement with the local NRCS rep.

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Category: Seed Mixes, Conservation Mixes, Illinois Conservation Mixes, Pollinator, Upland
Type: Mix - Seed

Description

IL 327 Conservation Cover
CP43 Prairie Strips – Mesic 10/10

% Botanical Name Common Name
11.55% Andropogon gerardii Big bluestem
1.67% Carex brevior Short beak sedge
3.60% Elymus canadensis Canada wild rye
7.48% Panicum virgatum Switch grass
13.86% Schizachyrium scoparium Little bluestem
13.86% Sorghastrum nutans Indian grass
0.02% Allium canadense Wild garlic
0.02% Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly weed
0.00% Chamaecrista fasciculata Partridge pea
1.04% Dalea purpurea Purple prairie clover
0.12% Desmanthus illinoensis Illinois sensitive plant
0.09% Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake master
2.83% Heuchera richardsonii Prairie alum root
3.84% Hypericum ascyron Great St. Johns wort
1.62% Monarda fistulosa Wild bergamot
4.83% Oenothera biennis Common evening primrose
0.47% Oligoneuron rigidum Stiff goldenrod
3.00% Penstemon digitalis Beardtongue
3.72% Potentilla arguta Prairie cinquefoil
5.46% Pycnanthemum tenuifolium Slender mountain mint
0.43% Ratibida pinnata Yellow coneflower
5.31% Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan
5.00% Solidago speciosa Showy goldenrod
1.73% Symphyotrichum ericoides Heath aster
1.39% Symphyotrichum oolentangiense Sky-blue aster
6.93% Veronicastrum virginicum Culver’s root
0.13% Zizia aurea Golden alexanders

Average price per acre: $102

For orders greater than 5 acres, contact us for discount pricing.

 

Designed to meet IL NRCS Standards. Standards may change based on your area easement specialist. Be sure to verify this mix meets your project requirement with the local NRCS rep.

Mix may vary due to availability; substitutions will be made based on ecological function.

Prices vary based on genotypic (origin) requirements

Species may be adjusted for regional appropriateness

More Details

  • Common Name
    327 Conservation Cover
  • Color
    Multiple
  • Region
    Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, Illinois, Great Plains
  • Height
    3-7'
  • Bloom Period
    Early-Middle-Late
  • Habitat
    Mesic
  • Shade Tolerant
    Yes
  • Pollinators
    Yes
  • Do they attact Birds or Butterflies
    Yes
  • Appropriate for Rain Garden, Swale and Basin
    Yes
  • Salt Tolerant
    Yes
  • Walnut Tree Compatible
    Yes
  • Appropriate for Erosion Control
    Yes