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Mix 223 - Northern Infiltration Basin Economy Mix

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$82.80Per Pound


Source: Native
Growth: Perennial
Color: Mixed
Sun: Part Shade to Full Sun
MixNumber: 223
MixRegions: 1, 2, 6
Site Moisture: Dry to Wet Soil Moisture

Mix 223 (Northern Infiltration Basin Economy Mix) is designed for infiltration basins with the environmental conditions of the northeastern tier states with dry to wet soils.  The amount of seeds per pound of each species in the mix has been calculated using the number of seeds per pound of each species factored by environmental parameters.  Those seeds are listed in the table below with weights of ounces per pound of seed mix.

Rate: 9.20-12.30 PLS pounds/acre

We recommend including a nurse crop for this mix.  For fall thru spring, we recommend 20 to 32 Pounds of OATS per acre or 2 to 4 Pounds of ANNUAL RYE per acre.  For summer, we recommend 6 to 8 Pounds of BROWN TOP MILLET per acre.

Common Name

Botanical Name


Canada Wildrye Elymus canadensis 2.5
Prairie Cordgrass Spartina pectinata 0.4
Switchgrass Panicum virgatum 1.6
Virginia Wildrye Elymus virginicus 2.5
Cosmos Sedge Carex comosa 1.5
Creeping Spike Rush Eleocharis palustris 0.8
Fox Sedge Carex vulpinoidea 1.3
Green Bulrush Scirpus atrovirens 0.4
Blue Vervain Verbena hastata 0.15
Iron Weed Vernonia altissima 0.5
Pennsylvania Smartweed Polygonum pensylvanicum 1.0
Seed Box Ludwigia alternifolia 0.07
Showy Tickseed Bidens aristosa 1.0
Smooth Beardtongue Penstemon digitalis 0.15
Sneezeweed Helenium autumnale 0.13
American Senna Senna hebecarpa 2.0

**The composition of the mix shown above is subject to change without notice due to seed availability.  Substitutions are selected based on similar plant characteristics.  If the exact individual species are critical to your planting needs, please contact us to ensure that we can fill your request without substitution.**

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1 lb: $ 82.80
11-50 lbs: $ 3,726.00
1 oz: $ 9.06


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