annual - completes its life cycle from seed through maturity, then reseeding itself in one year or season. most annuals should be planted summer/fall for spring blooms biennial - requires 2 years to complete the life cycle. can be planted most anytime perennial - lives years from a permanent root system. can be planted most anytime "Where suggested seeding rates can be increased 3-4 times for fuller coverage sooner Lady Bird Johnson 1912 - 2007 Wildflowers Wildflowersbloom, so does hope." 28 Native American Seed • 325 446 3600 Picture of emergent seedling Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture All day sun Half day sun Filtered sun < 2hrs sun touch the earth photo submitted by David Graff of his wildflower meadow with successful use of Native American Seed in Del Rio American Basketflower Centaurea americana annual bloom: May - June height 2 - 5' seeding rate Rangeland 10 lb per acre Lawn & Garden 1 lb / 750 sf Profuse blooms in springtime. A+ #1 pollinator plant for bees and butterflies. Look under the three inch blooms to see intricately woven basket underneath! Butterflies flock to this flower and its seeds provide for dove and quail. Seeds are large with hard oily shells that readily sprout late summer thru fall. 1 lb $24 D-Pak $15 1 pkt $3 Item #1010 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > X Medium-Moist 150 sf 20 sf American Beautyberry Callicarpa americana Wonderful deciduous shrub for shady areas, the colorful berries provide a great food source for birds and small mammals. Deer rarely touch its leaves. Easily reintroduced to damaged riparian landscapes. perennial shrub seeding rate bloom May – Jul Pkt covers 20 sq ft height 4 – 7' 1 pkt $6 Item #3051 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > w b ● Medium 20 sf Photo by Carolyn Fannon ...just ask any pollinator