Order Online • www.seedsource.com 31 Common Sunflower Helianthus annuus A patch of these sunflowers in your flower bed will be a welcome site to numerous birds and butterflies offering you hours of beauty and wonder. Can be also planted in fields for dove, quail and songbirds to use as food. A favorite of the American Goldfinch. The young sprouts are perty tasty on salads for humans too! seeding rate Rangeland 5 lb per acre Lawn & Garden 1 lb / 1000 sf annual bloom: May - Oct height 2 - 8' Item # 1028 1 pkt $3 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X w Moist Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca An easy to grow perennial known to be one of the first plants to sprout in disturbed areas. It is the most prevalent milkweed species found east of I-35 and throughout the north eastern US. It has been said this is the host plant for 90% of monarch butterflies, producing large quantities of nectar and providing a food source for many other pollinators as well. perennial bloom: Jun - Oct height 2 - 4' Item # 3182 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > X w Medium-Moist 20 sf Item #3054 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > X w b Dry-Med-Moist Cowpen Daisy Verbesina encelioides Also known as Golden Crownbeard, the Cowpen Daisy is an annual that loves sandy and disturbed soils. It has many branches covered with large yellow blooms. It is one of the larva food plants of the bordered patch butterfly and is extremely drought tolerant. annual seeding rate bloom Apr – Oct Pkt covers 20 sq ft height 1 – 4' D-Pak covers 200 sq ft D-Pak $29 1 pkt $6 200 sf 20 sf Item #1014 Cutleaf Daisy Engelmannia peristenia Also called Engelmann Daisy, this is a reliable plant during times of drought. It attracts sparrows, painted buntings and finches, and grows in a wide variety of soils from Nebraska to Colorado to Mexico. We have witnessed turkeys and ladybugs nesting in our farm patch. perennial seeding rate bloom Feb – Nov Rangeland 18 lb per acre height 1 – 3 feet Lawn & Garden 1 lb / 1200 sf 1/4 lb $12 1 oz $9 1 pkt $3 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X w b Medium 300 sf 75 sf 20 sf 1/4 lb $99 D-Pak $29 1 pkt $3 see p 24 - Native Milkweed Sustain the Migration Kit 16,000 seeds 1,500 seeds 10 seeds Exceptional quality. Hopes of reaching many helping hands. Together we can ensure milkweeds and butterflies will always have a place. WILDFLOWERS