35-241 Mesic Prairie General

Lbs/Acre 36.50

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Description

Replaces DOT 350

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Mesic Prairie General

Common Name

Scientific Name

Rate (kg/ha)

Rate (lb/ac)

% of Mix (% by wt)

Seeds/ sq ft

big bluestem

Andropogon gerardii

2.24

2.00

5.48%

7.35

side-oats grama

Bouteloua curtipendula

1.79

1.60

4.39%

3.53

kalm’s brome

Bromus kalmii

0.56

0.50

1.37%

1.47

nodding wild rye

Elymus canadensis

1.31

1.17

3.20%

2.23

slender wheatgrass

Elymus trachycaulus

1.12

1.00

2.73%

2.53

switchgrass

Panicum virgatum

0.07

0.06

0.17%

0.32

little bluestem

Schizachyrium scoparium

1.79

1.60

4.39%

8.82

Indian grass

Sorghastrum nutans

2.24

2.00

5.48%

8.82

prairie dropseed

Sporobolus heterolepis

0.08

0.07

0.18%

0.39

Total Grasses

11.21

10.00

27.39%

35.46

blue giant hyssop

Agastache foeniculum

0.07

0.06

0.15%

1.82

lead plant

Amorpha canescens

0.07

0.06

0.15%

0.25

common milkweed

Asclepias syriaca

0.04

0.04

0.10%

0.06

butterfly milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa

0.04

0.04

0.10%

0.06

Canada milk vetch

Astragalus canadensis

0.07

0.06

0.17%

0.39

white prairie clover

Dalea candida

0.07

0.06

0.17%

0.44

purple prairie clover

Dalea purpurea

0.21

0.19

0.51%

1.03

Canada tick trefoil

Desmodium canadense

0.07

0.06

0.18%

0.13

stiff sunflower

Helianthus pauciflorus

0.07

0.06

0.17%

0.09

ox-eye

Heliopsis helianthoides

0.15

0.13

0.34%

0.29

rough blazing star

Liatris aspera

0.03

0.03

0.08%

0.18

great blazing star

Liatris pycnostachya

0.03

0.03

0.09%

0.13

wild bergamot

Monarda fistulosa

0.07

0.06

0.17%

1.61

stiff goldenrod

Oligoneuron rigidum

0.07

0.06

0.17%

0.94

black-eyed susan

Rudbeckia hirta

0.35

0.31

0.86%

10.56

heath aster

Symphyotrichum ericoides

0.03

0.03

0.09%

2.30

smooth aster

Symphyotrichum laeve

0.07

0.06

0.17%

1.26

blue vervain

Verbena hastata

0.04

0.04

0.12%

1.50

hoary vervain

Verbena stricta

0.07

0.06

0.17%

0.64

golden alexanders

Zizia aurea

0.07

0.06

0.15%

0.23

Total Forbs

1.68

1.50

4.11%

23.89

Oats

Avena sativa

28.02

25.00

68.50%

11.14

Total Cover Crop

28.02

25.00

68.50%

11.14

Totals:

40.91

36.50

100.00%

70.49

Purpose:

General mesic prairie mix for native roadsides, ecological restoration, or conservation program plantings.

Planting Area:

Tallgrass Aspen Parklands, Prairie Parkland, and Eastern Broadleaf Forest Provinces.  Mn/DOT Districts 2(west), 3B, 4, Metro, 6, 7 & 8.

MANUFACTURED BY: Ramy Turf

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