Our most popular seed mix for detention basins and bioretention areas.
The extensive root systems of these plants will increase infiltration rates, reduce erosion, and manage rainwater while creating an attractive native plant community. Best if planted in engineered soils or basins that drain within 48 hours.
8 PLS LBS/Acre
94 seeds/Sq ft
Marsh (Red) Milkweed, Heath Aster, New England Aster, Wild White Indigo, Spotted Joe Pye Weed, Boneset, Prairie Blazing Star, Marsh Blazing Star, Cardinal Flower, Great Blue Lobelia, Wild Bergamot, Obedient Plant, Mountain Mint, Yellow Coneflower, Black-Eyed Susan, Sweet Black-Eyed Susan, Ohio Goldenrod, Ohio Spiderwort, Blue Vervain, Ironweed
Grasses, Sedges & Rushes: Fringed Brome, Blue Joint Grass, Bebb's Sedge, Crawford's Sedge, Fringed Sedge, Common Fox Sedge, Brown Fox Sedge, Canada Wild Rye, Virginia Wild Rye, Reed Manna Grass, Switchgrass, Dark-Green Bulrush, Wool Grass, Indian Grass, Prairie Cordgrass
** While we make every effort to provide all species as listed above, please note that our seed mix composition may be subject to change due to seasonal availability. **