Order Online • www.seedsource.com 43 WILDFLOWERS Item #3183 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X Medium-Moist Showy Milkweed Asclepias speciosa Used by many tribes for making everything from rope to cloth to medicine this beautiful milkweed has a very interesting ethnobotanical history. Though once common, it was targeted for eradication because of it's perceived toxicity to livestock. This same toxicity is critical for the survival of monarch butterflies, it is now clear that the survival of both species are tied together. Share in the history & future by planting these seeds today. Found in high plains of Texas north to Canada and west to California. perennial bloom May – Sept height 1 – 3' Photo by Matt Lavin Montana State University Shiny Goldenrod Solidago nitida A good pollinator native, full of nectar and very, very attractive to butterflies and native bees. Evergreen perennial with smooth foliage which seems to increase rapidly under ideal conditions. Found in Oklahoma, east Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas. Monarchs, Queens, Giant and Pipevine Swallowtails, Variegated Fritillaries have all been seen on this goldenrod. perennial seeding rate bloom Sep – Oct Pkt covers 20 sq ft height 2 – 4' 1 pkt $6 Item #3188 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X w b ● Dry-Medium 20 sf Photo by Carol Clark D-Pak $29 1 pkt $3 see p 24 - Native Milkweed Sustain the Migration Kit 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. Sleepy Daisy Xanthisma texanum Sometimes called ‘Star of Texas’. This hardy compact lemon-yellow wildflower puts on a show in the hot afternoon! Native to dry, open rangelands and stream banks from Mexico up to Oklahoma and western 2/3 of Texas to New Mexico and southeastern Arizona. Annual seeding rate bloom Apr – Nov Pkt covers 20 sq ft height 1 - 3 feet 1 pkt $6 Item #3203 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X w Dry-Medium 20 sf Spotted Beebalm Monarda punctata Attractive flowers and an unusual form make Spotted Beebalm worthy of inclusion in any native wildflower planting, not to mention it is easily propagated from seed. The light colored flower is sometimes spotted with purple. Pollinator favorite! Not grazed by cattle or browsed by deer and often forms extensive stands. Medicinal tea made from leaves. annual seeding rate bloom May – Aug Rangeland 2 lb per acre height 1 – 3' Lawn & Garden 1 lb / 10,000 sf 1 lb $195 1/4 lb $58 D-pak $29 1 pkt $6 Item #3136 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > X Dry-Medium Photo by William Freiheit LLELA 2,500 sf 625 sf 20 sf NEW NEW