Planting rate = 6-12 lbs./acre, 5 oz./1000 sq. ft.
Attract a wide range of pollinating bees to your vegetable garden, fruiting trees and shrubs with this mix. It also provides feed stock for beekeepers and those concerned by the decline of our bees. It has flowers in bloom from spring until fall and supplies pollen and nectar for native bees, honeybees and other pollinators. The flowers are suitable for short-tongued and long-tongued bees. There are annual and perennial flowers that bloom spring, summer and fall in this mix. Create a permanent pollinator preserve by planting this with native grasses and blooming trees and shrubs. Over time pollinator preserves will lessen the need for renting bee hives.Consists of: Lavender Hyssop, Rockcress, China Aster, Siberian Wallflower, Lance-Leaved Coreopsis, Plains Coreopsis, Chinese Forget-Me-Not, Purple Coneflower, Daisy Fleabane, California Poppy, Annual Gaillardia, Globe Gilia, Tidy Tips, Blue Flax, Sweet Alyssum, Bergamot, Forget-Me-Not, Baby Blue-Eyes, Corn Poppy and New England Aster.Planting rate = 6-12 lbs./acre, 5 oz./1000 sq. ft.