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YoursatisfactionisimportanttousWewantyoutobetotallypleasedwithoureffortsandourproducts.GuaranteeIfyourorderhasbeendamagedinshippingcontactuswithintendaysofreceipt.Wewanttocorrectanyerrorsorclaimsquickly.NativeAmericanSeedstrivestoprovideyouwithseedsofthehighestqualitypossible.OurseedsaretestedbyindependentlaboratoriesutilizingstandardsapprovedbytheAssociationofOfficialSeedAnalysts.Wearecommittedtopreventingthespreadofinvasivespeciesandabidebystateseedlaws.Withthevarietyanduncertaintyofenvironmentalconditionswecannotguaranteetheestablishmentofplants.Beingoursolewarrantywemakenootherexpressedorimplied.Returnwithin10daysanyunopenedbagsofseednotacceptedundertheseterms.Thepurchasepriceoftheseedisthelimitofourliability.Pricesandavailabilityaresubjecttochange.Componentswithinourmixturesmayvaryslightlyduetoavailabilityespeciallyintimesofdroughtorflood.Thisworkismorethandifficultwhenconsideringtheissuessurroundingglobalclimatechange.Wearethankfulforyourunderstanding.Whentheseedtellsusitsreadywemoveintheequipment.Notasstraightforwardasitsoundsharvestingequipmentisdesignedforagriculturalcropsnotfordifferingsizesandshapesofwildflowerandgrassseeds.Wevespentyearsoftinkeringandriggingandinventingandadjustingtomakeitallwork.Thestoryisntoverwhentheharvestisin.Aftertheharvestisdryitisreadytobecleaned.Itissiftedthroughaseriesofscreensandblowerscarefullycalibratedtoseparateouttheseedswewantfromthehitchhikerswearedefinitelynotinterestedin.Thenwesenditofffortestingtobesurethattheseedsarehealthyandwillworkforyou.Throughdisappointmentsandfrustrationsofequipmentandweathertherearemorethanenoughrareandfinemomentstocompensate.WegettheopportunitytodotheworkweloveAndourgreatestpleasurescomeinknowingtheseseedsfindnewhomeswheretheycanbegintore-establishtheirbalanceinnature....andintimesliketheseitcanbehardtoknowwhattodo.Asalwayswearegratefultohavetheharmoniousrhythmsofnaturetoshapeourdays.Nowisthetimetoplantmanyofthegrassesandwildflowersthatarepartoftherainforestinourareaoftheplanet-theplainsandprairies.Thetimetoreaffirmourfaiththattherewillindeedbeafuture.Atimetoremindourselvesthateachofushastherightandtheresponsibilitytocreatelittlespotsofhealthonanailingplanet.Atimetodoourpartinthehopethatourchildrenandourchildrenschildrenmighthaveachancetoexperiencethejoysofwatchingtheearthwakeupfromalongwintersresttoflowerintoabeautifulspring.Timetoplantseedsforthefuturewww.seedsource.comatworkforyou247TellingTheSTorySensiblePeople.............68PublicPlacestoVisit.....14GetridofBermudagrass.....65MonarchMigration.........13BuildSoilHealth...........54DontLetLandWashAway..69SeedGrantsTexasSchools..17TipsforSlopesPondsBerms..46RainGardens.............56WhereEco-SystemsMeet...50WhatisaNative..........52CommonAliens...........84ReferenceBooks..........94HowtoGrowNativeSeeds..98TableofConTenTSWildflowers...............26GiftPackets...............36Shade-FriendlyCompanions45SeedingEquipment........48CoverCrop..............54ErosionControlBlankets...55LiveRoots...............57Conservancy.............60RainwaterHarvesting......72Grasses..................74EcoTourism..............82Tools...................85GiftKits..................90TshirtsCapsTotes.........92OrderForm................95guideToSeedMixeSApachePlateau............25BeeHappy................4BlacklandPrairie...........68ButterflyRetreat............10Caddo...................25Caliche...................69CoastalPrairie..............71Comanche...............24DamSlope................46DeerResistant..............21Drainfield................47EasternSavannahGrass.....67HummersSingers..........9LadyBirdsLegacy........17Midway...................66NativeSunTurf............65NativeTexas..............19NativeTrail................18PlantinSpring-or-Fall........16PocketPrairie..............91PrairieStarter.............66ScorchedEarthRecovery....22Shade-FriendlyGrass........44Shade-FriendlyWildflower...44SoutheastRecovery.........23SustainableQuailDove.....20SustaintheMigrationKit....12Texas-OklahomaNativeRoadside19ThunderTurf...............65UpperSlopeWildflowers......47WaterSaverKit...........62WesternRangeland.........67WetlandFringe.............47 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OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com15LadyBirdJohnsonWildowerCenterAustinWithamissiontoincreasethesustainableuseandconservationofnativewildowersplantsandlandscapesthecenterinspiresandofferseducationalprogramsthroughouttheyear.Talkface-to-facewithNativeAmericanSeedstaffduringthefallnativeplantsaleOct10-122014.4801LaCrosseAveAustinTX78739512.232.0100www.wildower.orgvisitMissionReachEcosystemRestorationRecreationProjectSanAntonioAneightmilestretchoftheSanAntonioRiverbeingtransformedintoaqualityriparianwoodlandecosystem.Thisuniqueprojectreintroducesnativeplantsenhancesaquatichabitatandreconnectsculturalandhistoricalfeatures.AgoodstartingpointtoaccessthetrailisBlueStarBrewingCompany1414SAlamoStSanAntonioTX78210httpwww.sanantonioriver.orgmission_reachmission_reach.phpeducationSheldonLakeStateParkEnvironmentalLearningCenterHoustonGroupprogrammingbirdingwildlifenaturestudyhikingandshingforchildren.Wildscapegardensshowtechniquesusingnativeplantsandwildowersthatattractbirdsbutteriesandotherwildlifetoyourbackyard.JohnJacobObservationTowerallowsvisitorstoseeincredibleunobstructedpanoramasoftheparksrestoredprairie.15315BeaumontHwyHoustonTX77049281.456.2800tpwd.state.tx.usstate-parkssheldon-lakePhilHardbergerParkSavannahRestorationSanAntonioNaturaloasisintheheartofanurbanarea.13-acresavannahrestorationeffortfromjuniperwoodlandstoabundantnativegrassesandwildowerswithtreesinterspersed.Healthysavannahssupportdiverseinsectsbirdsreptilesandmammals.Goalistomonitorbenetsofthisrestorationonlocalwildlifepopulations.8400NWMilitaryHwySanAntonioTX78231210.207.3284www.philhardbergerpark.orgvisitprairierestorations 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chooSeapathofStewardShipOurmostnutritiousblendofnatives.Itprovideshabitatnectarandfoodformanycreaturesofthewildsuchassongbirdsandbutterflies.Thepeoplebeforeuswereawalkingpeople.Manyofourpresentdayroadsoriginatedfromfootpaths.Itmaybeasitoncewasthatwebecomeawalkingpeopleagain.HavenotrailsAnyparceloflandlookingtobecomeawildflowermeadowwillqualify.Thisofferingcomescompletewithasprinklingofnativeprairiegrasses.NativeGrassesBuffalograssBlueGramaPrairieWildryeLittleBluestemSideoatsGramaGreenSprangletopSandLovegrassWhiteTridensTexasCupgrassCaneBluestemVirginiaWildryeNativeWildflowersTexasBluebonnetGayfeatherIndianBlanketLanceleafCoreopsisGreenthreadPurpleConeflowerCutleafDaisyHuisacheDaisyPurplePrairieCloverStandingCypressBushSunflowerGolden-WaveClaspingConeflowerLemonMintMissouriPrimroseAmericanBasketflowerBlack-EyedSusanMexicanHatPlainsCoreopsisPrairieConeflowerMaximilianSunflowerLazyDaisyIndianPaintbrushnativetraiLMixTMnativetraiLMixXrivercampSeedingrate10lbsacreNativeTrailMix1lb4514lb181pkt54300sqft1000sqft20sqftItem181134speciesEcoSysteminaBagTMTM18naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600 ITHASBEENSAIDTheroadsidesmaybecomethelastopenspacesthatwehave.Weviewourworldnowthroughthewindshield.Theroadsideisareflectionofwhoweare.WhynotkeepthesethreadsofbeautyastheyoncewereNoneedtotrashthemwithexoticplantsfromEuropeSouthAmericaorAfrica.Offeredforeveryonewhowouldliketokeepthelandresponsiblybeautiful.TheTexas-OklahomaNativeRoadsideMixconsistsof100nativewildflowers.Justtherightmixtureofannualsandperennialsforquickestablishmentandsustainableplantings.Lowtomediumheightsatmaturityallowgoodvisibilityoverthetopoftheplants.Alwaysletplantsreseedbeforemowingforyear-after-yearnativeblooms.Ifyouarealandplannerorinapublicserviceagencywehaveincludedthepercentagebyweightchartforbiddocuments...allideallysuitedtothriveinthechangeableclimateofthesouthcentralGreatPlains.Unlikemanyoftheotherso-callednativewildflowermixesourscontainnoextrasofseedsfromCaliforniaAfricaorEurope.Nordotheycomepackedwithanyricehusksorotherinertmattertopadoutthepackageandmakeitlooklikeyouregettingmorethanyoureallyare.Growstoaboutknee-high.TexasBluebonnetIndianBlanketBlack-EyedSusanPrairieConeflowerClaspingConeflowerLemonMintMexicanHatPlainsCoreopsis1lb2914lb91pkt32000sqft500sqft20sqftSeedingrate20lbsacreNativeTexasMixItem1001texaS-okLahoManativeroadSideMixTMnativetexaSMixTM1lb3914lb151pkt52000sqft500sqft20sqftSeedingrate20lbsacreTX-OKNativeRoadsideMixItem1810TexasBluebonnet18.74IndianBlanket10.94Greenthread7.35PlainsCoreopsis7.32ClaspingConeflower6.15LanceleafCoreopsis5.65PurpleConeflower5.62ScarletSage5.35LemonMint5.05PurplePrairieClover5.00CutleafDaisy4.80HuisacheDaisy4.00MissouriPrimrose3.60Black-EyedSusan2.65TexasYellowStar2.00Golden-Wave1.80PinkEveningPrimrose1.15MexicanHat1.05BushSunflower0.93PrairieConeflower0.70IndianPaintbrush0.10Winecup0.05byweightPlainsCoreopsisTexasBluebonnetLemonMintOuroriginalfoundingmixdesignedin1988provensustainablefor25yearsOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com19 nativeaMericanSeed800728404320WhereHaveAlltheQuailGoneArecentpublicationbyTheTexasQuailConservationInitiativeidentiedseveralreasonsbehindquaildecline.Themajoroneishabitatlossthroughlandfragmentation.Quailprefertotravelthroughtheirrangeonthegroundandnotthroughtheair.Quailusenativebunchgrassesforcoverandnesting.Nativewildowersandbunchgrassesaredroughttolerantbeautifulandalsosupplynutrientsperfectlybalancedforwildlife.IssueyourowninvitationtoourdecliningQuailpopulationbyplantingsustainablenativegrasseswildowers.GoodforTurkeysWildlifebiologistsrecommend.Seedingrate8lbsacreSustainableQuailDoveItem18131pkt520sqft14lb91350sqft23lb5400sqftNativeBunchGrassesLittleBluestemIndiangrassSwitchgrassEasternGamagrassSideoatsGramaBigBluestemTexasCupgrassNativeForbsWoolyCrotonIllinoisBundleowerPartridgePeaAmericanBasketowerBushSunowerCommonSunowerTexasYellowStarGoldenDaleaTexasBluebonnetsMaximilianSunowerPitcherSagePurplePrairieCloverWhitePricklyPoppyScrambledEggsphotobyRandyStevensTheSustainableQuailDoveMixoffersaverydifferentapproachtoprovidingforwildlifeinalongtermsustainableway.Unlikefoodplotsthathavetobereplantedyearafteryearadiversityofnativewildowersandbunchgrassesestablishesaperfectlybalancedhabitat.SuStainaBLequaiLdoveMixTM20naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600photobyRandyStephensphotobySteveSchaefferGoodforturkeyStoo nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com21deerreSiStantMixTMTexasBluebonnetBlack-EyedSusanIndianBlanketScrambledEggsWhiteGauraGreenthreadLemonMintPurpleConeflowerTahokaDaisyPitcherSageFrostweedPrairieVerbenaMexicanHatPinkEveningPrimroseGayfeatherScarletSageButterflyWeedMaximilianSunflowerSeedingrate20lbsacreDeerResistantItem18121pkt520sqft14lb17500sqft44lb2000sqftThesewildflowersareunpalatableandrarelyeatenbydeergrowbackrapidlywhennippedandarearomatictoconfusetheirsenses.ExtirpationofwoodyplantsishappeningallacrosstheHillCountrybesideslandfragmentationonecauseispartlyexplodingdeerpopulation.WhatisExtirpationReallyitsabigwordforlocalextinction.Constantbrowsingbydeerwithoutanyplantrecoverytimehindersseedproduction.Depletionofthenativeseedbankofdesirableplantswillalterthelandscapeultimatelyleavingtheleastpalatableplants.Thisiswherelandandwildlifemanagementmeet.photobyJohnGleinserOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com21Considerdecreasingdeerpopulationnumbersandrestoringnativehabitatforlongtermimprovementstocreatehealthybalanceofwildlife.Seersthandbuildasimpleexclosure.ResourcesTexasWidifeAssociationwww.texas-wildlife.orgHiCountrylandownersGuidebyJimStanleyseep.94BuildhealthyhabitatfornativewhitetaildeerwithoneofourecoSySteMinaBaGdiverseseedmixturesbooksseep94 ScorchedearthrecoveryMixTMHelpjumpstartthehealingofyourlandafterstrickenbydroughtwildfirecedarandright-of-wayclearing.Adiversityofnativewarmseasoncoolseasonannualsperennialswildflowersandnativegrassesisusefulinreducingerosionandprovidingwildlifehabitat.Becauseofthelargevarietyofnativespeciesthismixcanbeplantedinspringorfall.Seedingratesarecalculatedtoprovide35liveseedspersquarefoot.Afterheavyrainssoilerosionmayproducedevastatinglongtermimpactstoriverbasinsandthesustainabilityofthelandresource.AssembledtoaddresssteeprockyhillswestofIH35.NativeGrassesArizonaCottontopBuffalograssCaneBluestemCurlyMesquiteGreenSprangletopHallsPanicumHoodedWindmillGrassIndiangrassLittleBluestemPlainsBristlegrassPrairieWildryePurpleThreeAwnRedGramaRedThreeAwnSandDropseedSandLovegrassSideoatsGramaSwitchgrassTallDropseedTexasCupgrassTexasPanicumTexasWintergrassVirginaWildryeWhiteTridensSlimTridensNativeForbsCommonSunowerCutleafDaisyGayfeatherHuisacheDaisyIllinoisBundleowerIndianBlanketLemonMintPlainsCoreopsisPrairieVerbenaPurplePrairieCloverTexasBluebonnetTexasYellowStarWhitePrairieCloverGreyGoldAsterScorchedEarthRecoveryMixItem1816Seedingrate9lbsacreD-Pak930lb200sqft4800sqftLANDSINNEEDpipelinestransmissinright--waedarlearingdrughtwildfre39speciesEcoSysteminaBagTMAidinreducingerosionandrecoveringlandoncecoveredinjunipercedarmesquite22naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600REcovERyofthelandDroughtwilDfireclearingright-of-ways SoutheaStrecoveryMixTMSoutheastRecoveryMixItem1817Seedingrate5lbsacreD-Pak933lb200sqft8700sqftNativeseedmixtureforsandyneutraltoslightlyacidsoilsintheBastropLostPinesOakwoodsPrairiePineywoodsandGulfCoastPrairieeco-regions.Speciesinclude58prairiegrassesandwildfowersknowntothriveinsandyareaseastofIH35.NativeGrassesLittleBluestemnativeBastropColoradoCountiesBigBluestemBroomsedgeBluestemBalsamscaleBrownseedPaspalumBushyBluestemCaneBluestemFloridaPaspalumGreenSprangletopHairawnMuhlygrassIndiangrassKnotrootBristlegrassLongspikeTridensPrairieWildryePurpletopRedLovegrassSandDropseedSandLovegrassSideoatsGramaSlimTridensSplitbeardBluestemSwitchgrassTallDropseedTexasCupgrassThree-AwnVirginiaWildryeNativeForbsAmericanAloeBlack-EyedSusanClaspingConeowerCommonSunowerCrotonCutleafDaisyEpazoteGayfeatherGiantConeowerGumweedIllinoisBundleowerIndianBlanketLanceleafCoreopsisLemonMintMarshElderPartridgePeaPlainsCoreopsisPrairieAgalinisPrairieVerbenaPurplePrairieCloverRagweedAnnualRattlesnakeMasterRoughButtonweedSmartweedTallGoldenrodTexasBluebonnetTexasYellowStarVervainMaximilianSunowerWhitePrairieClover58speciesEcoSysteminaBagTM23beforeandafterphotosSoutheastRecoveryMixbyTomHauslerBastropRecovery2012Helpjumpstarthealingofyourland nativeaMericanSeed800728404324Sowinasunnylocationinearlyfall.ThisHillCountryblendcontainsannualsandperennialsforspringandsummerblooms.Afterbloomtimeallowseedstoripenbeforemowing.Thisassuresyouanevendenserstandnextyear.BringbackapieceofhistorytoyourownlandWeshallnotceasefromexplorationAndtheendofallourexploringWillbetoarrivewherewestartedAndknowtheplaceforthersttime-Eliot1942TexasBluebonnetIndianBlanketLemonMintTexasBluebonnetHuisacheDaisyScrambledEggsLemonMintIndianBlanketGreenthreadLazyDaisyPrairieVerbenaAnnualWinecupSeedingrate20lbsacreComancheMixItem18001lb3414lb112000sqft500sqft1pkt520sqftWHYTHETRIBALNAMESTheofferingsarenamedaccordingtotheregionsnumeroustribalpeoplewhoonceflourishedYoumayseethatthepeoplebeforeusidentifiedthemselveswiththelandandwerenativetoitTheboundariesthenwereecologicalsoftflowinggivingandtakingwithrespectYoucanhelpthemflourishagaincoMancheMixTM24naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600Mayyoubecomenativetoyourplace nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com25CaddoApachePlateauComancheItem1805Longbloomingseasoncolorstartsinspringgoesthroughsummerandcontinuesintothefall.TexasBluebonnetGreenthreadIndianBlanketStandingCypressPurplePrairieCloverGayfeatherBushSunflowerCutleafDaisyGolden-WaveMissouriPrimroseFoxglove2000sqft500sqft20sqftSeedingrate20lbsacre1lb4414lb171pkt5ApachePlateauMixapachepLateauMixTMBloomsspringsummerandfall...GreatcollectionofhardynativesknowntothrivealongthepineywoodsandsavannasfromeastTexastoAtlanticcoast.GoodcompaniontoEasternSavannahMixseepage67.ClaspingConeflowerLemonMintIndianBlanketPartridgePeaPlainsCoreopsisBlack-EyedSusanIllinoisBundleflowerPinkEveningPrimroseLazyDaisyObedientPlantSeedingrate20lbsacreCaddoMixItem18061lb4114lb161pkt52000sqft500sqft20sqftcaddoMixTMreGioNAlMiXesPinkEveningPrimroseBlack-EyedSusanIllinoisBundleowerStandingCypressGayfeatherGolden-WavenamedtohonorthepeoplewhofoughtsohardfortheselandsOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com25 americanBasketflowerCentaureaamericanaannualbloomMay-Juneheght2-5eedngrate10lbperacre1ozper275qftProfusebloomsinspringtime.A1pollinatorplantforbeesandbutterflies.LookunderthethreeinchbloomstoseeintricatelywovenbasketunderneathButterfliesflocktothisfloweranditsseedsprovidefordoveandquail.Seedsarelargewithhardoilyshellsthatreadilysproutlatesummerthrufall.1lb3914lb151oz91pkt5item1010SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMedium-Moistannual-completesitslifecyclefromseedthroughmaturitythenreseedingitselfinoneyearorseason.mostannualsshouldbeplantedsummerfallforspringbloomsbiennial-requires2yearstocompletethelifecycle.canbeplantedmostanytimeperennial-livesyearsfromapermanentrootsystem.canbeplantedmostanytimeWheresuggestedeedngratecanbeincreased3-4timesforfullercoveragesoonerLadyBirdJohnson1912-2007bloomsodoeshope.26naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600Pictureofemergentseedlingpacketcovers20sqftD-Pakcovers200sqftSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureAlldaysunHalfdaysunFilteredsun2hrssuntouchtheearthphotosubmittedbyDavidGraffofhiswildowermeadowwithsuccessfuluseofNativeAmericanSeedinDelRioitem3068SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXWellDrainedanteloPeHornsAsclepiasasperulaNamedfortheshapeoftheseedpodsisaperennialthatbloomsinthespringandinsomeareasagaininthefall.ItsamemberoftheMilkweedfamilyandaspecialfavoriteoftheMonarchandQueenbutterfies.OhanddontspraythecaterpillarswithpesticideAntelopeHornsareveryhardy.Wateronlytoestablishandduringperiodsoflongdrought.perennalbloomMarMayheght8241pkt6AvalablensutantheMgratonKteep1210seedspacket.Exceptionalquality.Extremeshortages.Hopesofreachingmanyhelpinghands.Togetherwecaninsuremilkweedsandbutterfieswillalwayshaveaplace. SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbWellDrainedBlack-eyeDsusanRudbeckiahirtaThisfamiliarold-timeplantiseasytogrowinawidevarietyoflocationsandsoilconditions.Duringyearsofdroughtitmayremaindormantwaitinguntilfavorablerainfalloccurs.Agoodnectarplantforbutteriesanddeerresistant.annuahtvpnnangatbmMayNv2bpachght13ft1zp1350qft1b2414b91z51pkt3itm1007OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com27WildFloWersSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwDryBlueflaxLinumlewisiiForthosewholivewestofIH-35thisbluewildowerofferssummertoearlyfallbloomsthatareaboutaninchacrossopeninginthemorninganddroppingtheirpetalsbytheafternoon.Youllhavenewbloomseachmorningthroughouttheoweringseason.Itlikestobeplantedinsandbutwilltolerateotherwelldrainedsoils.pnnangatbmMayspt8bpachght12ft1zp350qftitm314814b151z91pkt6itm3143SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedBusHsunflowerSimsiacalvaAfewofthesehardydroughttolerantperennialscanstillbefoundondryrockycalicheandclayhillsaroundTexasandnorthernMexico.Thoughtheroughleavesdiscouragegrazinganimalstheseedsareexcellentsourceofnutritionformanygameandsongbirds.Thisfan-tasticxeriscapeplantgrowsfromseedtofullbloominabout60days.pnnangatbmApoct5bpachght624d-Pakp200qft1b3914b151z91pkt3HensleysBiGreDsaGeSalviapenstemonoidesThelargestoftheredsagesthisperennialplantgetsitsbotanicalnamefromthepenstemonlikerosettefromwhichitgrows.Itisfoundinthewildinanextremelylimitedrangeoflocations.Itwasoncethoughttobeextinctbutsmallpopulationshavesincebeenfound.ThankstoRichardHensleysdedicationtopreservingthisplantwecanhelptokeepathreatenedspeciesaliveforfuturegenerationstoenjoy.pnnangatbmJunoctPktcv20qfthght131pkt6itm3162SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium nativeaMericanSeed80072840432828naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600commonmilkweeDAsclepiassyriacaAneasytogrowperennialknowntobeoneofthefirstplantstosproutindisturbedareas.ItisthemostprevalentmilkweedspeciesfoundeastofI-35.Ithasbeensaidthatthisisthehostplantfor90ofmonarchbutterfliesproducinglargequantitiesofnectarandprovidingafoodsourceformanyotherpollinatorsaswell.perennalblmJun-octheght2-4item3182d-Pak291pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-Moistitem1013clasPinGconeflowerDracopisamplexicaulisVeryeasytogrow.Oftenfoundalongdrainagesorbottomlandfarmfieldswhenleftfallowaftercultivation.ClaspingConeflowerisnamedforthewaythebaseoftheleavesclaspthemselvesaroundthestemoftheplant.GrowsfromGeorgiatoTexas.annualblmApr-Juneheght1-2eengrate3lbperacre1zper900qft1lb1914lb81z51pkt3item3139SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbWellDrainedButterflyweeDAsclepiastuberosaMyrstthoughtwasthatIhadseenaburningbush.Theery-orangebloomsofthebutteryweedarevividbeyondbelief.Butteriesfranticallyitfromowertoower.-ZoeKirkpatrickinherbookWildowersoftheWesternPlains.Aplantthatdoesequallywellinhomegardenandinwilderspaces.perennialbloomMaySepheight10-20inches14lb521z201pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-MoistAvalablensutantheMgratnKteep12commonsunflowerHelianthusannuusApatchofthesesunflowersinyourflowerbedwillbeawelcomesitetonumerousbirdsandbutterfliesofferingyouhoursofbeautyandwonder.Canbealsoplantedinfieldsfordovequailandsongbirdstouseasfood.AfavoriteoftheAmericanGoldfinch.Theyoungsproutsarepertytastyonsaladsforhumanstooeengrate5lbperacre1zper550qftannualblmMay-octheght2-8item10281lb1714lb81z51pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMoistAvalablensutantheMgratnKteep1210seedspacket.Exceptionalquality.Extremeshortages.Hopesofreachingmanyhelpinghands.Togetherwecaninsuremilkweedsandbutterfieswillalwayshaveaplace.10seedspacket.Exceptionalquality.Extremeshortages.Hopesofreachingmanyhelpinghands.Togetherwecaninsuremilkweedsandbutterfieswillalwayshaveaplace. nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com29itm1014cutleafDaisyEngelmanniaperisteniaAlsocalledEngelmannDaisythisisareliableplantduringtimesofdrought.ItattractssparrowspaintedbuntingsandnchesandgrowsinawidevarietyofsoilsfromNebraskatoColoradotoMexico.Wehavewitnessedturkeysandladybugsnestinginourfarmpatch.pnnangatbmFbNv18bpachght13ft1zp150qft1b2914b111z91pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMediumSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDraineditm1020GayfeatHerLiatrismucronataAnimportantplantinthefallduringbutteryandhummingbirdmigrationsthisperennialsometimesrequirestwoyearsbeforemakingabloom.Strongrootsgrowdownasdeepas16feetandwilleasilyclingtoanypoorinfertilewell-drainedsoil.Oftenfoundgrowingonlimestonebluffsandcuts.Alsomakesagoodcutower.pnnangatbmAugdc10bpachght13ft1zp275qft1b6914b291z171pkt3www.seedsource.com29WildFloWersitm3054SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbDry-Med-MoistcowPenDaisyVerbesinaencelioidesAlsoknownasGoldenCrownbeardtheCowpenDaisyisanannualthatlovessandyanddisturbedsoils.Ithasmanybranchescoveredwithlargeyellowblooms.Itisoneofthelarvafoodplantsoftheborderedpatchbutteryandisextremelydroughttolerant.annuangatbmApoctPktcv20qfthght14d-Pakcv200qftd-Pak291pkt6itm3113SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedfoxGlovePenstemoncobaeaThisFoxgloveisoneoftheloveliestspringtimesightsnativetoourlocalprairies.Itspendsmostoftheyearasasmallinsignicantrosettethenshootsup1footstemsbeforebloominginthespring.Eachpurpletowhitebloomisabout23incheslongarrangeduponthesteminmagnicentclusters.pnnangatbmApMay4bpachght12181zp675qft1b19514b58d-Pak291pkt3 30naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600GayfeatHerBlaZinGstarLiatrispycnostachyaSometimescalledBlazingStarinthenorthernregionsthisplantisfoundthroughoutthetallgrassprairies.WefoundthisperennialgrowinginthickstandsondampsandyclayneartheKatyprairies.Adaptedtothe30-40rainfallareasfromtheGulfofMexiconorththroughtheBlacklandsandopenbottomlandsofthePineywoods.perennaleengratebloomAugdec10lbperacreheght13feet1ozper275qft1lb18914lb551oz231pkt6item1030SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-MoistGreentHreaDThelespermalifoliumThisdependablebloomershowsitsgoldenheadsthroughouttheyearafteradequaterainfall.Oftenfoundgrowinginshallowsoilstheripenedseedsareafoodsourceforthepaintedbunting.AlsoagoodlarvalforbutteriesitisfoundfromArkansasacrosstoColoradoanddowntoMexico.annualperennaleengratebloomFebNov6lbperacreheght12nche1ozper450qft1lb3914lb151oz91pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXWellDraineditem1026item3101SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXWellDrainedGreenmilkweeDAsclepiasviridisTheonlythingmorebeautifulthantheintricatesatinyowersofthisplantarethesoftuffyseedsthatemergefromitspodsinthefall.Themilkweedsareallimportanttothelifecycleofbutteries.MonarchsparticularlyliketheGreenMilkweedandarefamousfortheirmigrationwhichspansthelifeofthreetofourgenerationsofthebuttery.perennalbloomAprsepheght121pkt6AvalablensutantheMgratonKteep12item3057SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-MediumGolDenDaleaDaleaaureaGoldenDaleaisaperennialherbamemberofthelegumefamilythatgrows12-24inchestall.Wehandcollectthecone-shapedsoftsilkyseedheadslocally.Canbefoundgrowinginthemostrockydrysoils.Thetinyleavesresembleotherlegumetypes.perennaleengratebloomJunJulPktcover20qftheght12d-Pakcover200qftd-Pak291pkt6PhotobyCarolClark10seedspacket.Exceptionalquality.Extremeshortages.Hopesofreachingmanyhelpinghands.Togetherwecaninsuremilkweedsandbutterfieswillalwayshaveaplace. OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com31WildFloWersHuisacHeDaisyAmblyolepissetigeraBloomingprofuselyforabouttwomonthsinmidspringthisshortannualisparticularlygoodforhomeplantingsormassplantingsinfieldsorroadsides.HuisacheDaisyisbecomingafavorite.Makesgoodnectarplantforbutterflies.ngat8bpac1zp350qftannuabmAp-Junhght6-18itm313014b151z91pkt6SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDraineditm3075SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMediumMoistillinoisBunDleflowerDesmanthusillinoensisAnativelegumethatisoftenfoundonprairiesandabundantlyintimesofabove-averagerainfall.Thisplantishighlypalatabletolivestockandtheseedsareanimportantfoodsourceforquailturkeyandothergroundbirds.Itsdelicatewhiteblossomsgivewaytointerestingseedheadsinthelatesummerearlyfall.pnnangatbmMay-sp15bpachght13ft1zp175qft1b2414b91z51pkt3GolDen-waveCoreopsisbasalisGolden-WaveisafoundationplantinmanywildflowermeadowsthroughoutcentralTexas.Itisfoundonsandyandlimestonesoilsofprairiesandwoodlandopenings.AbundantovermuchoftheareafromtheeasternhalfofTexaswesttoNewMexico.ngat3bpac1zp900qftannuabmAp-Juhght8-16itm18091b4914b191z131pkt5SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbWellDraineditm3114SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-MoistGulfcoastPenstemonPenstemontenuisIfyouhavegottenthenotionthatallournativeshavetohavewelldrainedsoilandyouresittingonsoggyblackgumboherestheplantyouvebeenlookingforItsanativeofpoorlydrainedsoilsinGulfCoastalprairiesandmarshesinTexasandLouisiana.pnnangatbmMaMayPktcv20qfthght1218d-Pakcv200qftd-Pak291pkt6 SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbWellDrainedlanceleafcoreoPsisCoreopsislanceolataEasytoestablishandevergreenLanceleafCoreopsisgrowsinavarietyofconditionsandsoilsincludingdappledsunlightattheedgesofwoodedareas.WhetheryoucallitTickseeddependsonwhatpartofthecountryyourefromRangeismostofcentralmidwesternandsoutheasternUSandnorthernNewMexico.perennalseedngratebloomMayJuly10lbperacreheght23feet1ozper275sqft1lb1914lb81oz51pkt3item305632naTiveaMeriCanSeed8007284043item1011inDianPaintBrusHCastillejaindivisaTheLadyBirdJohnsonWildflowerCenterfoundthatthisplantgrowsincompanionwiththingrassesonwhichitattachesitsroots.Goodlarvalfoodsourceandnectarplantforbutterflies.GrowswellinpartsofTexasandOklahoma.seedngrate0.25lbperacre1ozper11000sqftannualbloomMar-Mayheght6-181pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMedium-Moistitem1005inDianBlanketGaillardiapulchellaThisisafavoriteoffolklorestories.ItgrowswidelyacrosstheregionfromthegulfcoastalbeachesnorthwardthroughOklahomaandbeyond.Itiseasytogrowinmixturesofspring-timewildflowers.IndianBlanketisrarelyeatenbydeerandhasaspecialrelationshipwithfireflies.StateflowerofOklahomaharvestedlocally.seedngrate10lbperacre1ozper275sqftannualbloomMay-Julyheght1-21lb2414lb81oz51pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedJoininthestory.Captureyourplaceinthesechallengingtimes.Eachofusisinuencinghowitturnsout. OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com33itm1006lemonmintMonardacitriodoraThisnativeannualgrowsfromMissouritoKansastoMexico.Aromaticfoliagemakesthisplantdeerresistant.Citriodoraisusedasanaturalinsectrepellent.NativeAmericansincorporatedtheuseofitsleavesforediblegreensseasoningandanaromatictea.ngat3bpac1zp900qftannuabmMay-Juyhght1-31b2014b81z51pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDraineditm3064laZyDaisyAphanostephussp.Forearlyspringbloomsthisshortannualprovidesasparklingwhiteray-likeflowerwithabrightyellowcenter.AbundantinOklahomaArkansasLouisianaTexassouthernMississippiAlabamaandthepanhandleofFlorida.ngat1bpac1zp2700qftannuabmMa-Junhght4-16SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMediumitm3096SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-MediumlimestoneGauraGauracalcicolaTheLatinnamecalcicolameansdwellinginlimewhichproperlydescribesthiscolorfulower.Itisverytolerantofpoorsoilsandharshgrowingconditions.AlsosometimescalledTexasBeeblossom.pnnangatbmMayJunPktcv20qfthght12d-Pakcv200qftd-Pak291pkt6SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-MoistmaximiliansunflowerHelianthusmaximilianiEasytogrowandverygrandMaximilianSunowerisabeautifulplantevenbeforeitbloomsformingacircular-shapedcolonythatneedslotsofspacetoexpressitself.Itlikesmoistsoilsandprovidesfoodintheformofseedforbirdsandsmallmammals.Agoodlarvalplantandimportantnectarsourceforbutteriesandbees.pnnangatbmAugoct4bpachght46ft1zp675qft1b2914b111z91pkt3itm1018WildFloWersOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com331b3914b151z91pkt3 34naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600item1016PartriDGePeaChamaecristafasciculataThisnativeprairielegumehastheabilitytoaddnitrogentothesoil.PartridgePeaisagoodbloomerintheheatofthesummerandagoodfoodsourcefordovequailturkeyandnumeroussongbirds.GrowsfromcentralUStotheeastcoast.eedngrate20lbperacre1zper130qftannualblmJune-octheght1-31lb2414lb91z51pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedmexicanHatRatibidacolumniferaProlicandwidespreadthroughouttheprairieregionsMexicanHatisagoodnectarplantforbutteries-anddeergoatssheepandcattleabsolutelyrefusetoeatitHenceitsreputationasaweednotparticularlywelcomedbyranchers.VeryeasytogrowfromMinnesotaandMontanadowntoLouisianaandacrosstoMexico.perennaleedngrateblmAprJuly2lbperacreheght13feet1zper1350qft1lb3914lb151z91pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDraineditem1004SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMediumMoistPinkeveninGPrimroseOenotheraspeciosaPinkEveningPrimroseissemi-evergreenandmakesagoodgroundcover.Italsoprovidesanicesplashofdiversityinalawnorlandscape.GrowsthroughoutmuchofthesoutheasternUSandwestthroughTexasintoMexico-andupthroughtheplainsstatesofOklahomaMissouriandKansas.perennaleedngrateblmMarJuly1lbperacreheght12feet1zper2700qft1lb6414lb231z131pkt3item1022SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedmissouriPrimroseOenotheramissouriensisAmongthemosthardyanddrought-tolerantoftheperennialstheMissouriPrimroseputsforthbigshowybloomsinthespringandearlysummer.FoundfromcentralTexastoOkla-homaArkansasKansasandNebraskainwelldrainedsandyorcalichesoils.Anattractiveadditiontorockyslopesandtheseedpodsarebeautifulwhendried.PerennalseedngrateBlmAprJune5lbperacreHeght312nche1zper550qft1lb5514lb201z81pkt5item3112 OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com35SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedPrairieaGalinisAgalinisheterophyliaExcellentplantforattractingbutteriesfoundinprairiesandplainsgrasslandsandfalloweldssometimesonrockysoilsorinopenwoodlands.ItisaknownlarvalhostfortheBuckeyebutteryandOrangeSwallowMothandaveryattractivenectarsource.pnnangatbmApJuy0.5bpachght13ftd-pakp200qftd-Pak291pkt6itm1008PlainscoreoPsisCoreopsistinctoriaAneasytogrownativeannual.Goodforroadsideplantings.Itgrowsinareaswith15ormoreinchesofrainfallallthewaytotheEastCoast.PlainsCoreopsisisagoodnectarplantforbutterflies.NativeAmericansmadeteafromflowerstostrengthentheblood.Wehaveuseditasanursecropincombinationwithnativeprairiegrassplantings.itm1003ngat2bpac1zp1350qftannuabmMa-Juyhght1-21b1914b81z51pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-MoistWildFloWersUsingnativeplantswillconservewatereliminatetheneedtousetoxicchemicalsandprovidewelcomehabitatforalllivingcreatureswhosepresenceholdsthedelicateweboflifetogether. OrderGiftPacketsasisorpersonalized20ormorebundles15eachbundle1000packets1-19bundles25eachbundle50-950packetsYourMessageItem4001YourMessageItem4006GiftPacketsbundlesof50eachTwowildowerpacketdesignscreatedtoallowspaceforyourmessage.Orderthemasisweshipfastmakeyourownmessageusingstick-onlabelsORCallusWithaminimumorderof100060daysnoticewecanpersonalizeanytypeofseedpacket.Valuesdependontechnicalrequirementsofdesign.500mgseedperpktGreatforWeddingsEventsEducationalGroupsFundraisersConferencebags36naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600PrairieverBenaGlandulariabipinnatidavar.bipinnatidaThislowtrailingorcreepingperennialisdroughttolerantandlong-blooming.RangesthroughouttheGreatPlainsandportionsoftheSouthwest.Massesofpurplebloomsandasweetfragranceattractbutteries.Itwillalsogrownicelyinapot-justdontusethepottingsoilthatcomeswithextrafertilizersbuiltin.perennalseengrateblmMaroct2lbperacreheght412nches1zper1530sqft1z261pkt3item3067SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMediumitem3156SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-MediumPrairieParsleyPolytaenianuttalliiImportantnectarandlarvalhostplantforawiderangeofbutteries.Thetinyowersalsoattractsmallerpollinatorssuchasnativebees.Cattleandotherherbivoresbrowsereadilyonthenon-toxicfoliage.bennalseengrateblmAprJunPktcvers20sqftheght23d-Pakcvers200sqftd-Pak291pkt6PhotobyNormanG.FlaiggLBJWildowerCenterSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedPrairieconeflowerRatibidacolumniferaCousintotheMexicanHatbutwithouttheextrasplashofOlethePrairieConeowerisagoodnectarplantforbutteriesandunpalatabletodeergoatssheepandcattle.Prolicandeasytogrowinalmostanywelldrainedsoil.perennalseengrateblmAprJuly2lbperacreheght13feet1zper1350sqft1lb3914lb151z91pkt3item1029 OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com37WildFloWersSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbWellDrainedPurPleconeflowerEchinaceapurpureaThiseasytogrownativeperennialisoftenusedingardenlandscapesandisoneoftheverybestplantstoattractbutteries.Willlastforaweekorlongerasacutowerifyourefreshthewaterregularly...canbeplantedinSpringorFall.pnnangatbmApMay10bpachght2ft1zp275qft1b3314b131z61pkt3itm1023SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedPurPleconeflowernarrowleafEchinaceaangustifoliaMorerareandmoresitespecicthanEchinaceapurpureathisplantlikeswelldrainedslopesinthetallgrassprairieregions.Goodnectarplantforbutteries.Thickstandsarerarelyfoundinthewildprobablyduetoover-harvestinginthelate1800sformedicinaluses.Allpartsofthisplantincludingrootscanbeusedforthispurpose.pnnangatbmMayJun10bpachght2ft1zp275qft1b9914b381z261pkt5itm1015itm1021PurPlePrairiecloverDaleapurpureavar.purpureaNaturehasitsownwayofhealingdamagedlandsandthislegumeisbutoneofmany.Itisoftenfoundgrowingonseverelyerodedlandordepletedsoilsincludingrockylimestoneandcaliche.Theseedsareanimportantfoodsourceforquailandothergroundbirds.pnnangatbmJunJuy4bpachght13ft1zp675qft1b3314b131z81pkt5SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMediumMoistPhotobyDavidNorthingtonLadyBirdJohnsonWildfowerCenterPhotobyMikeSearlesitsourexperiencethatrealandlastingchangealwaysbeginsathomeinourownbackyards 38rattlesnakemasterEryngiumyuccifoliumThisuniqueplantisabotanicalenigma.Theleaveslooklikeyuccaandtheowersappeartobefromanalienplanet.Itsactuallyamemberoftheparsleyfamily.Thedistinctivewaxy-greenfoliagelendstheplantabitofanunusualairandthewhitespikygolfballowersaretrulyunique.perennalseengratebloomAprJulPktcovers20sqftheght1820d-Pakcovers200sqft1pkt6item3149SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-MoistPhotobyCarolClarkreDcolumBineAquilegiacanadensisTheowersofthisColumbinearereallybrilliantredandyellowwithstrikingredsepalsbetweenthepetals.Theowersare1to112incheslongandaboutaninchwide.perennalseengratebloomMarMayPktcovers20sqftheght12d-Pakcovers200sqft1pkt6item3098SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadewbMedium-Moistitem3169SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMediumreDDomeBlanketflowerGaillardiapinnatidaUniqueperennialGaillardiawhosowersattractbutteries.Thedistinctiveyellowpetalsaresetoffbythedeepreddomeheadofthisspeciesmakinganeyecatchingcombination.Eachyellowpetalrayhasthreelovesthatsurroundadeepreddiskthatseemsirrisistabletoournativepollintors.Extremelydroughttolerantperennial.perennalseengratebloomAprJunPktcovers20sqftheght13d-Pakcovers200sqftd-Pak291pkt6PhotobyDavidNorthingtonLadyBirdJohnsonWildfowerCenterrockrosePavonialasiopetalaSmallshrubgrowsinthinrockysoilsareveryshowywheninbloom.NativetotheEdwardsPlateauandsouththesepinkowersareverydroughttolerantonceestablished.perennalseengratebloomAprNovPktcovers20sqftheght361pkt6item3170SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbDry-Medium38naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600 scramBleDeGGsCorydaliscurvisiliquaFlowersinearlyspringwitha6-8weekbloomtime.Thisplantisfoundinopenfieldsoralongroadsides.Theseseedsareafavoritefoodsourcefordoveinlatespring.Easytogrow.Sowseedinfall.itm1009ngat2bpac1zp1350qftannuabmFb-Aphght8-1014b381z261pkt6scarletsaGeSalviacoccineaHardyandversatilethistoughplantcanthriveinawidevarietyofconditions.Itcanbeevergreeninsouthernregionsinthewinterandisquitehappytogrowindappledsunlightunderthetrees.Wehaveitaroundourguestcabinatthefarmwhereitattractshummingbirdsthroughoutthesummer.Itsdeerresistanttoo.pnnangatbmMayoct8bpachght630nch1zp350qft1b3814b151z71pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-Moistitm3073SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMediumitm3183SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMedium-MoistsHowymilkweeDAsclepiasspeciosaUsedbymanytribesformakingeverythingfromropetoclothtomedicinethisbeautifulmilkweedhasaveryinterestingethnobotanicalhistory.Thoughoncecommonitwastargetedforeradicationbecauseofitsperceivedtoxicitytolivestock.Thissametoxicityiscriticalforthesurvivalofmonarchbutteriesitisnowclearthatthesurvivalofbothspeciesaretiedtogether.Shareinthehistoryfuturebyplantingtheseseedstoday.FoundinhighplainsofTexasnorthtoCanadaandwesttoCalifornia.pnnabmMayspthght131pkt3itm9100SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbDry-MediumsnaPDraGonvineMaurandyaantirrhiniforaWhetherclimbinghangingtrailingortwiningSnapdragonVineisahandsomeherbaceousvine.Smalldelicateviolettopurpleorrarelywhitishowersgrowsolitaryfromtheleafaxils.Growsquicklyfromseedtoattractivelycoverawiresupporthangfromabasketorcreepoutfromastonewall.Dormantafterafrostotherwiseevergreen.vnngatbmMasptPktcv20qfthght13d-Pakcv200qft1pkt6PhotobyMattLavinMontanaStateUniversityAvaabnsutanthMgatnKtp1210seedspacket.Exceptionalquality.Extremeshortages.Hopesofreachingmanyhelpinghands.Togetherwecaninsuremilkweedsandbutterfieswillalwayshaveaplace.WildFloWersOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com39 nativeaMericanSeed80072840434040naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600taHokaDaisyMachaerantheratanacetifoliaSowthisseedthicklytocreateasuccessionofbloomsforasix-monthperiod.Singleplantsmaybeinflowerfortwomonthsthengotoseed.Theylookgreatonarockyslope.Thisisoneoftheshowiestwildflowersforthefall.ItsrangeisCanadatoMexico.item3138annualblmMay-oct.heght4-16eedngrate5lbperacre1zper550qft1lb7414lb321z181pkt5PhotoZoeM.KirkpatrickSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrainedSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-MoistswamPmilkweeDAsclepiasincarnataAlsoknownasPinkMilkweedthisnativenaturallygrowsalongwaterwaysandisidealforraingardens.Despiteitsnameitwillgrowindrierhabitats.ItssmallpinkandsometimeswhiteowerscanbeseenusuallyduringthemonthsofAugustandSeptember.WewereexcitedtotakethisimageAugustonthebanksoftheLlanoRivernearourfarmelds.perennalblmJunoctheght24feet1pkt3item3184SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-MoistswamPsunflowerHelianthusangustifoliusSwampSunowerthrivesinmoistareasandcanalsotolerateperiodsofdroughttoo.ThiswillmakeagreatplantfortheswalesinraingardensSwampSunowerhasadarkpurplishcenterandreddishpurplestemsandskinnywillowyleaves.Withthewholeplantcoveredingoldenyellowowers-butteriesbeesandotherpollinatorslovethisnectarsource.perennaleedngrateblmoct4lbperacreheght13feet1zper675qft1lb4914lb191z131pkt5item1036SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbWellDrainedstanDinGcyPressIpomopsisrubraAspectacularredoweringbiennialthatattractsbutteriesandhummingbirdsindroves.ItthrivesinawiderangeofsoilsfromcalichetorichbottomlandsfromNorthCarolinatoFloridaandacrossthesouthtoTexasandcangrowuptovefeettall.Mayalsobloomthesecondspringafterplanting.bennaleedngrateblmMayJune6lbperacreheght25feet1zper450qft1lb3814lb151z71pkt3item3082AvalablensutantheMgratnKteep1210seedspacket.Exceptionalquality.Extremeshortages.Hopesofreachingmanyhelpinghands.Togetherwecaninsuremilkweedsandbutterfieswillalwayshaveaplace. nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com41OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com41WildFloWerstexasBlueBonnetLupinustexensisThestateflowerofTexasPrefershillsidesandwelldrainedareas.BluebonnetsarethoughttohaveoriginatedonthegraniticsoilsoftheLlanoUplift.BecauseTexasBluebonnetisanannualplantnextyearscropwillonlygrowfrompreviousyearsseeds.Allowyourwildflowerstofullymatureandripentheirseedsbeforemowing.itm1002annuabmMa-Mayhght6-20ngat20bpac1zp130qft1b16.5014b7.251z4.851pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXWellDrainedsanDylanDBlueBonnetLupinussubcarnosusThisuniquespeciesofBluebonnetisnativetosandysoilssuchaseastTexasandLouisiana.BecauseTexasBluebonnetisanannualplantnextyearscropwillonlygrowfrompreviousyearsseeds.Allowyourwildflowerstofullymatureandripentheirseedsbeforemowing.itm1037annuabmMa-Mayhght6-20ngat20bpac1zp130qft1b2014b81z51pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXWellDrainedSallyAndyWasowskiRoadsideBluebonnetsphotobyWynnSimonPurenativeseedsandtheirinherentlegendarygeneticsarecomplete...withstandingthetestoftime. 42naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600item3100wHitePricklyPoPPyArgemonealbifloraIfyouwanttoattractdovethisisthenativeplanttodoitBirdslovetheseedsjustasmuchasthecommonsunflower.Thisplantoffersearly-seasonfoodsupply.Bloomsarebig4-5inchesacross.Beawareofthestickeryfibersthatprotecttheplant.Aprolificannualthatspreadseasilythisisournativepoppy.annualblmMar-Julyheght2-4seedngrate10lbperacre1zper275sqft1lb3414lb111z81pkt5SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbWellDrainedtexasyellowstarLindheimeratexanaTexasYellowStarbeginsfloweringwhen2inchestallandcontinuesbloomingwhilegrowingtaller.Inacultivatedflowerbedsweveseenitgetupto30tallwithhundredsofblooms.Beautifuldriedseedheadsseedngrate12lbperacre1zper225sqftannualblmMar-octheght6-20item31411lb4914lb191z131pkt5SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXWellDrainedwHitePrairiecloverDaleacandidavar.candidaWhitePrairieCloverrangesfromCanadatoMexicoandlikeitscousinPurplePrairieCloverisalegumethatcapturesnitrogenfromtheairandstoresitinnodulesontheroots.Plantitwithotherlegumesandshortgrassesonthinsoilsorhighlyerodiblelandtobeginahealingprocessandrebuildsoilfertility.perennalseedngrateblmJuneJuly3lbperacreheght23feet1zper900sqft1lb4914lb191z131pkt5item1024PhotobyRobertSloanLadyBirdJohnsonWildfowerCenterSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwWellDrained OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com43WildFloWerswinecuPannualCallirhoeleiocarpaWestumbleduponthisbeautyonabackroadnotfarfromthefarm.Growingalongawoodededgewegatheredafewseedsandplantedthemthedayafter9-11.Easytogrowservesasagreatreminderthateachofushastherightandresponsibilitytocreatealittlespotofhealthonanailingplanet.itm1032annuabmMa-Junhght1-3ngat4bpac1zp675qft1b2914b111z91pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-MoistwinecuPCallirhoeinvolucrataThewine-coloredbloomsofthislow-growingperennialmakeabeautifuladditiontohomegardensprovidingspringandearlysummercoloracrosstheprairiestatesfromTexastoNorthDakotaandasfarwestasUtah.Rosettesremaingreeninthewinter.Inthephotoatleftabenecialsoldierbeetlecousintothelightningbugisatwork.pnnangatbmFbJun5bpachght612nch1zp550qft1z381pkt3SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-Moistitm3052itm3084SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwDry-MediumyellowPrairieflaxLinumrigidumThislovelyfragilelookingowerisanativetotheprairiesandpasturesthroughoutthestateofTexas.Theyseldomgrowover8inchestallunlesstheyarewildlyhappyabouttheplacetheyregiven.Theplanthasverysmallpointedleaves.Theowersgrowinclustersontheterminalendsofthestemsoneowerineachclusteropeningatatime.annuangatbmFbsptPktcv20qfthght618d-Pakcv200qftd-Pak291pkt6 nativeaMericanSeed800728404344Height1-4feetSeedingrate10lbsacreShade-FriendlyGrassMixItem2862D-Pak939.95lb200sqft4300sqftSHADE-FRIENDLYGRASSMIXTMFinally...amixtureofnativegrassesfortheshadeThesegrassesthriveunderdappledsunlightinandaroundwoodsandotherareasofshade.Mixtureofcoolandwarmseasonspeciesprovidesyearroundcover.SeeourShadeFriendlyWildowerMixbelow.InlandSeaOatsPrairieWildryeSideoatsGramaPlainsBristlegrassViginiaWildryePurpletopWhiteTridensEasternGamagrassSeedingrate20lbsacreShadeFriendlyWildflowersItem45041lb4914lb191pkt32000sqft500sqft20sqftShadetolerantwildflowersmakeeffectiveuseofdappledsunlightinandaroundwoodsandotherareasofshade.Mixtureofannualsandperennialsprovidepermanentcoveryearround.PurpleConefowerLanceleafCoreopsisGolden-WaveCutleafDaisyBlack-EyedSusanPitcherSageFrostweedWinecupAnnualWinecupPerennialPigeonberryClaspingConefowerButterfyWeedPrairieGoldenrodSHADE-FRIENDLYWILDFLOWERMIXTM44naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600 nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com45AdddiversityPacketcovers20sqfD-Pakcovers200sqfshae-FrenlyCmpannBluecurlsPhaceliacongestaEyecatchingcoloruniquecurlingbloompatternannualblmMar-Mayheght1-3ft1pkt-6item3133reDcolumBineAquilegiacanadensisBrilliantredyellowgoodcompanionwiththeYellowColumbineperennalblmMar-Mayheght1-2ft1pkt-6item3098item3119PiGeonBerryRivinahumilisBirdsbeeslovethishardylow-growingnativeperennalblmMay-octheght1-2ft1pkt-6dPak-29BluemistflowerConocliniumcoelestinumAsyougetclosealivingcloudofbutterfliesliftrevealingamoundofsoftblueflowersperennalblmJul-Nvheght1-3ft1pkt-6item3173item3129snailseeDCocculuscarolinusBrightredclustersofberriesprovideafreshnutritiousfallsnackformigratingbirdsperennalblmJul-Augvne1pkt-6item3099yellowcolumBineAquilegiachrysanthumAmoredramaticcolorstatementfortheshade.VibrantyellowflowerswillcatchyourheartperennalblmMayheght1-3ft1pkt-6item3086turkscaPMalvaviscusdrummondiiThegreenfoliageisasprettyastheredturbanshapedflowers.HummingbirdslovetosipflowersperennalblmMay-Nvhrub1pkt-6item3123sPiDerwortTradescantiaoccidentalisProvidesbrightspotsofcolorfortheshadyareaperennalblmApr-Junheght12-18n1pkt-6frostweeDVerbesinavirginicaDuringfreezingtempsseeuniqueiceformationsformedassapleaksfromsplitstems.FallbloomsessentialformigratingmonarchsperennalblmAug-Nvheght3-6ft1pkt-6dPak-29item3062item3054cowPenDaisyVerbesinaencelioidesDependablebloomerduringthehottestdriestpartofthesummer.EssentialbutterflynectarsourceannualblmApr-octheght1-4ft1pkt-6dPak-29OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com45 nativeaMericanSeed80072840434646naTiveaMeriCanSeed8007284043daMSloPeMix46naTiveaMeriCanSeed32544636001.Chiselriprootplowcultivatetillorotherwiseloosenthefronttopandbackofdam2-4deep.Makeonlyonepassrunningsidewaysonthecontourwithimplement.Usehandtillerifyoucanthandleatractor.Donotrunupanddowntheslopeunlessusingadozerwithsteeltracks.Leavesurfaceroughasclodswillhelpdisperseraindrops.Putdualsontractorforsevereslopestostabilizetheoperation.Alwaysthinksafetyrst2.Spreadaboutaninchlayerofblackcompostovertherippedgroundtohelpgiveseedsaboost.Lightlydisconlyonepassonthecontourrunningsideways...notupanddown.Againleaveitrough.3.Broadcastseeds.UseDamSlopMixoverentirearea.AddWetlandFringeMixDraineldMixalongthebottom2feetnearthewatersedgeforcolor.IncludeUpperSlopeWildowers2ftabovewaterline.4.Dontltdozrlavlinarupanddownclatmarkswhichwillstarterodingupontherstrainsrutsinphoto.Keepdozeronsiteuntilthelastpassesaremadegoingupanddowntheslopes.Inthisfashionthedozerwillleavecleatmarksrunningwiththecontour.Cleatscouldbeusedtopressseedsin.DozerimprintsanduseoferosionControlBlanktswillhelpstoperosionholdwaterenhancegerminationandprovidewindprotectiontoseedlings.Prayformildrainsnofrogstranglers.EROSIONCONTROLPLANTINGTIPSFORSLOPES-PONDS-BERMSAfteryearsofwatchinghopefulpondconstructionsfollowedbydismalfailurestoestablishvegetationthismixtureemploysmanyhardynativegrassesknowntosucceedtheuniqueandoftenharshenvironmentsfoundonslopesanddetentionbasins.IfyouareplantinginSeptember-FebruaryaddCerealRyeGrainseep54at50ofpublishedrate.Forexampleifyouareplantingoneacreuse100lbsofCerealRyeGrainwith20lbsoftheDamSlopeMix.Alsosupprslopwildflowrs.BuffalograssEasternGamagrassGreenSprangletopPrairieWildryeSwitchgrassLittleBluestemBlueGramaSideoatsGramaCurlyMesquiteIndiangrassTexasCupgrassSandDropseedSandLovegrassBigBluestemCaneBluestemWhiteTridensWesternWheatgrassHallsPanicumdaMSLopeMixTMSeedingrate20lbsacreDamSlopeMixItem28081lb22D-Pak92000sqft200sqft nativeaMericanSeedwww.sdsourc.com47OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com4747WeTlandfringedrainfielduPPerSloPeWildfloWerS.eroSionblanKeTp55liverooTSP58siTesPeCiFiCMiXes47Aperfectcollectionofcolorfulhealingdiversityfordamagedanddisturbedwetlandfringeareas.Considerplantingtogetherwithtallermoisture-lovinggrassesforerosioncontrolandhabitatimprovementalongwateredges.ClaspingConeflowerSpiderwortPinkEveningPrimroselllinoisBundleflowerBlack-EyedSusanPitcherSageMaximilianSunflowerPlainsCoreopsisAmericanBasketflowerGiantConeflowerCutleafDaisyScarletSageSeedingrate20lbsacreWetlandFringeMixItem18071lb4414lb171pkt52000sqft500sqft20sqftwetLandfrinGeMixTMWILDfLOWeRSForareasthathaveperiodicmoistsoilssuchassepticdraineldsdrainagechannelsorsideslopesofdetentionbasins.Nativewarmseasonperennialgrassesselectedforadaptabilitytoawiderangeofgrowingconditions.Cerealryegrainprovidestemporaryquickcool-seasoncovertohelpmeetcountysepticsystemordinances.BigBluestemCerealRyeGrainEasternGamagrassGreenSprangletopPrairieWildryeSwitchgrassWhiteTridensBroomsedgeBluestemdrainfieLdMixTMSeedingrate30lbsacreDrainfieldMixItem28611-9lbs9.95lb10-49lbs9.45lb50lbs8.95lbupperSLopewiLdfLowerMixTMBluebonnetsPurplePrairieCloverPartridgePeaTexasYellowStarGayfeatherWhitePrairieCloverLemonMintPlainsCoreopsisIndianBlanketTallGoldenrodWILDfLOWeRSSeedingrate10lbsacreUpperSlopeWildflowerMixItem18151lb3914lb151pkt54300sqft1000sqft20sqftPlantinthefall.AddtoyourDamSlopegrassmixifyouseedinthefall.Oritcanbefall-overseededintoyourspring-plantedDamSlopegrassmix.GRASSeS 48naTiveaMeriCanSeed8007284043Havenativeseedno-tilldrillswilltravel.Oureetofno-tillseeddrillscanbecalibratedpreciselytoplacenativeseedsattheoptimalplantingdepthwithoutcostlyseedbedpreparation.Thissaveslandownersandmanagerstimeandmoney.Throughaccurateseedingratesprecisionseedplacementandminimaldisturbancerestorationcanbeachievedfasterwithoutalossofsoilmoistureandorganicmatter.No-tilldrillscanbeusedtoadddiversityintopreviousplantingswithoutkillingexistingdesirablevegetation.Youcanbeassuredourrestorationcrewonlyusesnativeseedsinourequipment.Detailedcleaningofallequipmentiscompletedbeforearrivingtoanewsite.Provenresultswhenitabsolutelyhastogrow.Nothingcancomparetoanotillseeddrillinthehandsofaskilledprofessional.NativeAmericanSeedsrestorationteamhas25yearsofexperienceseedingthousandsofacresthroughoutTexasandLouisianainallsoiltypes.Weevenhaveexperienceinmakingwatersavingconversionsongolfcourses.Threesizesofdrillsavailableforacreageslargeandsmall.Enjoyevengreatervalueforcooperativeeffortsamongstneighbors.Duetovaryingsiteconditionssitevisitisrequiredinadvance.no-tiLLdriLLSeedinGLarGeSMaLLproJectS48naTiveaMeriCanSeed32544636008007284043Havenativeseedno-tilldrillswilltravel.SEEYES ATVElectricallseedItem70612compartmentpickerwheeltechnologybutnohandcranking.Constructedwithatoughcastaluminumframeandbronzebushingsthisbroadcastseederensureslonglastingdurability.Usedforbroadcastingchaffyandowableseedonareasthataretoosmalltoosteeporinaccessibleforothertypesofseedingequipment.Electricgearmotordrivefor12voltsystempowerstheagitatorpickerwheelsandseedslingerdisctoslingseeduniformly.Aslidecontrolgatecanbeadjustedtosettheseedingrateforsmallseed.IncludesuniversalmountingarmsforATVaccessoryrack.Alsosuitableformountingonothermotorizedvehicles.2compartments1.slidinggateforfree-owingseed2.pickerwheeltechnologyforchaffyseedPickupthisdurableseederllerupwithnativeseedsandputinmotiontheeasy-to-turncrank.Asyouwalkinagridacrosspreparedlandseedswillbeevenlydistributedonthesoilsurface.Backpackstyleshoulderstrapsareeasilyadjustable.Forsmallowableseedsmovetheslidecontrolgatetosetseedingrate.Sturdybaseprovidesstabilityforllingandstorage.Addchaffyseedstothebiggercompartmentwiththepickerwheeltechnology.Spreadbothtypesofseedssimultaneously.Corrosiontearandweatherresistantnylonbagholdsupto25poundsofseed.IdealforplantingBuffalograssinthespringorTexasBluebonnetsinthefall.Notforusewithchaffyseedmixtures.Simpleyeteffective.PlantingtipSeedslingersdisperseseedsonthesurfaceofthesoilrakeinforbetterseedtosoilcontact.Divideseedinhalf.Putout12goingnorthsouth.Putoutother12goingeastwest.Thiswillinsuremaximumuniformcoverage.HandallseedItem7060HandhardseedItem706347465725handoperatedaLLSeedtypeSatveLectricaLLSeedtypeShandoperatedfree-fLowinGSeedeQUiPMeNT SandSheetBlacklandPrairieTamaulipanBrushCountryLlanoUpliftEdwardsPlateauCrosstimbersPrairieHighPlainsCochiseRimsandBasinsSonoranDesertHighPlainsHighPlainsCentralGreatPlainsOsagePrairieFlintHillsPrairieCentralGreatPlainsBlacklandPrairieRollingPlainsFoothillsGulfCoastPrairieOakwoodsPrairieRollingPlainsFoothillsChihuahuanDesertTrans-PecosChihuahuanDesertTrans-PecosNATIVEAMERICANSEEDWearenowremindedtobeawareofourplaceuponthisEarthandtofulllourobligationstoourselvesourfamiliesnationsthenaturalworldtothecreator.Thewordssaywearetoawakenstandupbecountedforyouarebeingrecognizedinthespiritworld.JoanneShenandoahTheIroquoisNationProphecySong mapadaptedfromTexasParksandWildlifeDepartmentUnitedStatesDepartmentofAgricultureUnitedStatesEnvironmentalProtectionAgencyPineywoodsOzarkHighlandsSoutheasternPlainsSoutheasternPlainsSandhillsCoastalSavannahsCoastalSavannahsBlacklandBlacklandPrairieMississippiValleyPiedmontCrescenteCo-reGioNMAPwehaveseedsnativetotheseeco-regionsOfsomethingthatonlyyesterdaywassovasthowcanitbethatsolittleremainsphotobySteveSchaeffer nativeaMericanSeed800728404352Considerabouthowfarcanabuffalorun.Thewaysofthebuffalocangiveussimpletruths.Trybeingyourselfthelargestmammalremainingonthecontinent.YoumightbefoundontheredearthbankofariverinOklahoma.Thenativemeadowlaybeforeyouwithlushprairiegrassesmakingtheirnutritiousseedheads.Sunowersandgayfeathersarebountiful.Asyougrazethedaytimeheatsupintoanafternoonthunderstorm.Boltsoflighteningcrashdownbyyourside.Beingveryscaredallyourfamilyofbrothersandsistersauntsunclesmomdadandyourgreatgrandmothertaketothehoofrunning.AllrunwithyoutildarkandmostendupinTexasaroundWacoontheBrazosRiver.Othersinthetriberanadifferentwayandwerenevertobeseenagain.BeingthekindofdayitwasandthetypeofbreakfastwehadupontheRedRiverwellthetruthofthematteristhoseseedsjustdidntdigestverywell.SomewerelaidoutinlittlepilesonthegroundbythebanksoftheBrazos.WedidntknowanythingaboutbaggedfertilizerbackthenbutthoseBlack-EyedSusanseedsreadilysprouted.Youcouldheartheyoungsproutsmentioningtotheoldtimeresidentsthattheyfeltathomeandlookedfamiliarasinfamily.WebuffalospokeamongtheBlack-EyedSusansproutsthatautumnandthenagaintotheowersinthespring.Thebeesandthebutterieswerebuzzingaroundmixingupthepollengrainsofthenewblack-eyeswiththeoldblack-eyesandalltheneighborsgottoknoweachother.Andjustmaybetheslightestlittlechromosomeswereexchangedthankstousandthebees.ThenewcomersfromtheRedRivercontributedalittlestrengthtoprotectfromcoldsnapsthatcomealongwiththosebluenorthers.TheRedRiverWHATISANATIVENativeAmericanSeedharvestsandsellsonlytheseedsnativetotheeco-regionsonthecenterfoldmapinthiscatalog.WedonotofferanyseedsfromIndiaChinaPeruGermanyorChile.Weencouragepeopletoconsiderplantingoriginalprairiespecies.WhatcouldbebetterWhatcouldbesmarterWhatcouldbemoresustainable52naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600 nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com53somethingswillneverchangenativeplantswillalwaysbelonganddontbeafraidtomakeamoveblack-eyewasaccustomedtocoldweather.AndthenofcoursetheWacofamilyofblack-eyesgavelittlesecretstotheRedRiverblack-eyesthattaughthowtoliveintheheatofasummerdrought.ThatnextsummerwefoundourselvesontheBlacklandPrairiewithdrycrackedopensoil.Iremembermybuffalocousinsteppedinadeepcrackintheblackclayandbrokeherankle.ShewasbornupinnorthernKansasandhadbeenseparatedfromherfamilylastyearduringawildre.Themovesouthwastoomuchforher.Sheneverdidadapttothehotsummerandsureenoughthatcrackedgroundandbrokenankledidherin.AstimewenttheBlack-EyedSusanscouldbeheardsayingwhatagoodneighborlyexchangehadbeenmade.Theyfeltstrongerbecauseofjoiningtogetherasafamily.Wecouldgetalongforaneternitydoingthis.Yourkidsandmykidscansustainforalongtimetheysaid.Thesurvivingbuffalowereallinagreementeventhoughmanychangesareknowntobecoming.Andthatisthewayofit.Atthismomentitwassaid...ThinkingofscatteringseedsaroundyourplaceWonderingwhichseedsbelongPhotoofFlinthillsPrairieinKansasWHATisANATivenativeplantswillalwaysbelongOnevastWintersCountNativeAmericanWestbeforeLewisClarkbyCalloway597pphardcover3.ITEM604328IsmaelbyDanielQuinn263ppsoftcover6.ITEM606018SandCountyAlmanacandsketcheshereandtherebyAldoLeopold240ppsoftcover5.ITEM60659TeWorsthardTimebyTimothyEganPulitzerPrizewinner.340ppsoftcover4.ITEM6044151491NewRevelationsoftheAmericasBeforeColumbusbyCharlesC.Mann541ppsoftcover1.ITEM604618CabezadeVacasAdenturesinteUnknownInteriorofAmerica160ppsoftcover2.ITEM604219SevenStorySequenceKnowingwhathappenedinthepastisessentialtomakemeaningfullastingchangestothefuture.Readthisseriesinorder.Learnwhathasoccurredoverthecourseofhumanhistorythatgotustowherewearerightnow.Learntobetterunderstandwherewemaybegoingfromhere.OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com53ASorthistoryofProgressbyRonaldWright186ppsoftcover7.ITEM605616 nativeaMericanSeed800728404354Ifyourlandscapechallengerequiresactioninthefallplantacovercrop.Oldtimefarmersusedtocovercroptheirlandbeforechemicalfertilizerscamealong.CerealRyeGrainisnon-invasiveecologicallybenignandusedforone-timecover.Mowinthespringbeforeseedsetorplowunderthenplantpermanentwarmseasongrass.nursCropRulsoTumbForuseasanursecropwithnativewarmseasongrasseswhenplantingonrelativelylevelgroundaseedingrateof20-50lbsacreofcerealryegraincanbeaddedtoprovidecoolseasoncover.Iftheareaisahighlyerodibleslopeorinawaterwayarateupto100lbsacrecanbeaddedtoprovidecoolseasonquickshort-termvegetation.Besuretousefullplantingratesofothernativeseeds.Pleaseconsiderothererosioncontrolpracticessuchasinstallingbio-degradablenet-freeerosionblanketsoverthetopofyourseedingprojects.Foruseasanursecropwithnativewildowersaplantingrateof25lbsacrecanbeused.Usecautiondonotoverapplycerealryegrain.Someyearsseasonalclimatesinlatewinterearlyspringofmildtemperaturesandwetweathercerealryecangrowprofuselycausingcompetitiontosubduenativewildowers.Ifyournursecropexperiencesalatemildwetwintercausingthecerealryetogrowintooverdrive...seeourvideoonlineforstrategicmgmttipstomakeyourlong-termnativeplantingsasuccess.thesetipsworkgreatareeasytoimplementbutareverydependentonpropertimingTmporaryWitrCovrerosioCotrolSeedCerealRyeGrainbetweenlateAugustthruearlyMarchfortemporaryfastcoverage.CerealRyegrainproducesdensebrousrootsandwillreadilysproutincooltemperatures.Broadcastseedonsurfaceandlightlytillordragtoprovide14-12coveringofsoil.Rollorpacktormlymakeseedtosoilcontact.Seedwillgerminatewith1rainorsupplementalirrigation.MaitaiighigtGrowtIfawetmildwinterseasonoccurscerealryemaygrowrapidlyonwarmdays.Cutexcessgrowthnolowerthan6asrequiredtomaintaindesiredheights.Ifaharshordrywinteroccursoronthininfertilesoilsnoadditionalmanagementmaybeneeded.Ifleftun-mowncerealryehassimilargrowthcharacteristicsaswholegrainwinterwheat.PrparigorSprignativSdigInlatewinterearlyspringscalpCerealRyeGraincropasshortaspossibletosuppressgrowth.Rakeandremoveexcessthatchasrequired.No-tilldrillnalnativeseedmixdirectlyintoremainingryestubble.Theryegrainrootmasswillcontinueprovidingerosioncontrol.Withthecerealryecanopyoftopgrowthremovednalnativeseedsproutingcanbeginwiththewarmingspringtimesoiltempsandthebenecialspringrains.Followingthesestepscanbringasuccessfulestablishmentofnativeprairieplants.cereaLryeGrainourseedisfreeofweedssuchasBastardCabbageseepg868050CerealRyeGrainCoverCrop............2500sqft12lbs.026.408051CerealRyeGrainCoverCrop............5000sqft25lbs.049.758052CerealRyeGrainCoverCrop...........10000sqft50lbs.069.508053CerealRyeGrainCoverCrop............OneAcre200lbs.210.00itmdcptonsQ.FT.AreATotalb.TotaPccereaLryeGraincovercropPlatigtimSptmbr-fbruarySecalecerealeforuseasaNurseCropwithothernativeseedsuseseedingrateof20lbsacre54naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600BuildSoilHealthPreventErosion nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com55erosioNCoNTrol6Staplestosecureyourerosioncontrolblanket.Justhammerinplace.NOTmadeforrockyground.WoodFiberNet-FreeErosionControlBlanketItem70598ftx90ftRoll85720sqftwt64lbsApproximately30SHItem7057StaplesThisNet-Free100biodegradableerosionblanketmadefromuniqueinterlockingcurledaspenwoodfibersstitchedtogetherwiththread.Thishighqualityblanketismanufacturedwthutpy-nttngwhchcanntapwdfsuchaslizardsandsnakes.Perfectforholdingseedsonslopeschannelsanderodibleareas.Iconvincedmycompanysmgmttoforbidtheuseofpoly-netmaterialsonour500-milepipelineproject-JWKEnvironmentalManagereroSioncontroLBLanketSanchorSNet-FreeWildlifeFriendly8SpikesCapsKitessentialinhardrockygroundforanchoringerosionblankets.Usinga3lbhammerdriveeachspikethrucapintogroundtosecureblanketItem7075SpikesCapsKitQty100Bag69Approximately17SHQty200Approximately6SHBag19wt8lbsBag69wt25lbsOver5rollscallforfreightquotercmmnd1BagfachenCntBanktOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com55Qty1000Approximately25SHBag84wt37lbs 56naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600ModelRainGardenDesignedtocapturerainwaterofftheroofandholditinthelandscape.Stormwaterrunoffwhichnormallywouldendupinthestreetisstoredintoaintricateseriesofdepressionsfilledwithdeeprootednativeplants.Interestingterrainchangesfromlowbasinstoelevatedbermsconnectedwithinvitingpathwayssupportincrediblediversityofplants.Offersawidearrayofwildlifebenefitsandeducationalopportunities.ThisgardeninstalledattheJunctionMiddleSchoolbycommunityhandsalsofeaturesanundergroundlow-flowdripirrigationsystemwhichsupportedthethrivinglandscapeinthedroughtof2011.Thislandscapecontinuestosignifyamodelforthefutureconservationofwater.OpalB.RobertsLandscapeofHopesDreamsdesignedbyBillyKniffenbuiltbyvolunteersJunctionTexas OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com57EngelmanniapinnatifdaCutleafDaisy2509Theseperennialplantsarefully-maturedheavytaprootsthatwillproduceabundantbloomsthisseasonandforyearstofollow.Excellentlandscapeplantwithjustunderknee-heighgrowth.Knowntoattractnativebutteriespollinatorsandevennestsitesofladybugs.InmorenaturalsettingsoneyearourfarmrecordedwildturkeynestswitheggsinourCutleafDaisyproductionelds.LeavesaredeeplylobedgivingthiswildowerthenameCutleafDaisy.Foliageisveryattractiveonitsown.Theirdeeptap-rootwhichensurestheywillsurviveindryorwetyears.lageQuantitydiscountsAvaiabe500roots-17253.45each1000roots-29502.95each4.50each5pantsminspeciasaeimitesuppy-LiverootS-moeliverootsonnextpage Artemesia2516Artemisialudovicianasilver-grayfoliagefragrantcrushedorburned.theancientsmadesmudgestickstocleansetipiheartnsoul58naTiveaMeriCanSeed325446360019eachhandful5-15plantsdependingonspeciesMaximilianSunflower2501Helianthusmaximiliani4to8fttallthisfallbloomingperiannialsunflowercreatesdistinctandbeautifuldeepgreencoloniesTallGoldenrod2503SolidagoaltissimagreatforstabilizingwetareasandanectarproducerforfallbutterfliesTallAster2502Symphyotrichumpraealtumvarpraealtumspreadsreadilyinsunshadewetordryareas.butterfliesflocktothisgreatnectarsourceinfallmigration-LiverootS- TexasCupgrass2515goodnativeprairieindicatorthoughmostlygrazedout.birdslovethenutritionalseedsp80EriochloasericeaTexasWintergrass251312-14htlushcoolseasongrowth.dormantinsummerbutstaysgreenrequiringnomownowaterp81NasellaleucotrichaUplandSwitchgrass2511notasaggressiveandblendswellwithotheruplandgrassesandforbs.excellentforbirdsmammalsPanicumvirgatumWacoIndiangrass2517anewadditiontoourrootofferings.grows3-4htwithfallbloomSorghastrumnutansOurmengatheredsometoolstogetherandheadedouttotherescueofsomeEasternGamagrassonthelateRCMauldinshomeplacenearWaco.WhilewewereplantingtherootsbackattheJunctionfarmbulldozersleveledRCslifetimeofworkforanewsubdivision.Theserootsarenowgrowingandhappilymultiplyinginhopesthatyoumaybenefitfromthesemenswork.R.C.Mauldinwasanelderandmentortomanypeopleofrangelandsoilandwaterconservationworkintheearly-mid1900s.GamagrassPlateau2504fastgrowinghighlyproductiveforagegrasswithdeepperennialroots.thiseco-typefromcentralTexasTripsacumdactyloidesGamagrassBlackland2505thiseco-typefromtheblacklandprairie.allgamagrassesareexcellentstreambankstabilizersTripsacumdactyloidesGamagrassRollingPlains2506eco-typefromnorthTexasarea.gamagrassoftengrowsonuplandsinthedeepersoilsTripsacumdactyloideseasternGamaGrassPrairieWildrye2512lushcoolseasonperennialevergreengrass.sunorshadep78ElymuscanadensisBigBluestemPlateau.........2500formerlythemostdominantgrassonthetallgrassprairie.foundthiseco-typeat2000abovesealevelonfarwestendofedwardsplateauAndropogongerardiiWeofferliverootsbythehandfulinthehopesthattheymaythriveonyourlandtoo.Wehavecometoknowtheseplantsbytheirstrengthandabilitytogrowandspread.Theseplantsareespeciallyusefulinerosioncontrolwetlandraingardensandwildlifehabitatrestoration.-LiverootS-OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com59Orderby11amonMonday.WedigandshiprootseveryTuesdaywith1-2daysUPSdeliveryoutofstateextrachargesmayapply.PleasebereadytoplantwateryourrootsA.S.A.P.afterreceiptoforder.CaneBluestem2522hardyperennialgrasscantoleratetheworstgrowingconditions.beautifulseedheadsBothriochloabarbinodisTexasBluegrass2507uncommoncoolseasonevergreenperennial.lovesshadeorfullsun.short8-10reallyeasyfasttogrowPoaarachniferaThisshortshadelovingcoolseasongrassisback 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62naTiveaMeriCanSeed8007284043waterSaverkitTMGOTwaterworriesEverythingyouneed-MaketheshifttodayReplaceReduceLawn1000sqftThunderTurfSunPlantingBeds150-300sqftPlantinSpring-or-FallWildflowerMix200-450sqftPocketPrairieShadePlantingBedsalsogrowsinsun1PktShade-FriendlyWildflowerMix1PktPurpleConeflower1PktScarletSage1PktPinkEveningPrimrose1PktWinecupWaterSaverKitItem28641kit1642000sqftincludeswildowersgrassesNativeplantsevolvedrighthere...overmillennia...withoutautomaticlawnsprinklersorbaggedpetro-fertilizers.nativesconservewaterChangeyourworldview.Scrapoutdatedlandscapeparadigms.CreateoutdoorlivingspaceEnoughseedforaveragehome.Containsmorethan12millionseeds.Thinkofthepossibilities.200-450sqftPocketPrairie20sqftScarletSage20sqftWinecup1000sqftThunderTurf1356 20sqftShadeFriendlyWildowerMix63breakwaterwastinghabits8TOILETS5SHOWERS6CLOTHESWASHERS4LEAKS5SINKS2OTHER30IN-HOUSE70LANDSCAPEtogetherwecanstopusingupyourkidswaterinoutdatedbeliefssymbolizedbywealthcivilitycleanlinessfearanddominionofnature...alltiedtothelawnupto20sqftPurpleConeower20sqftPinkEveningPrimrose150-300sqftPlantinSpringorFallMixMUNICIPALWATERUSE2478 nativeaMericanSeed800728404364ThunderTurf-51daysoldMargaretAustinTX64naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600Nativegrassesprovideinterestcolorandmaintenancesavings.Nativelandscapesformstableandconservativeplantcommunities.Nativegrassesareeconomicalandecological.Theycangrowwherecommonlandscapeplantsfail.Nativeplantscanbeusedtosolvetoughproblemsevenonclayorcaliche.CutmaintenancetimeandcostsNOrepetitivemowingrequiredNOextrawateringonceestablishedNOfertilizerrequiredNOdiseasesorpestsNativeplantsworktogethertobuilddeeprootsaeratesubsoilreplenishorganicmatterincreasewaterabsorptionreduceerosionandimprovethehealthofyourland.Allow60daysofgrowthbeforefirstfrostforlateseasonplantings.erosionblanketsrecommendedseepage55preparedseedbed60daysBreaktheHabitofWastingWaterMowingItsYourLand.C.Schultis0 nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com65OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com65NATIVESUNTURFTMTHUNDERTURFTMThunderTurfSqFtAreaPoundsValueItem2865425sqft1.27lbs32Item28551700sqft5.1lbs125Item28563400sqft10.2lbs249Item28576800sqft20.5lbs499Item285817000sqft51.5lbs1251Item285927500sqft82.5lbs1999NativeSunTurfSqFtAreaPoundsValueItem2866425sqft1.25lbs28Item28501700sqft5lbs110Item28513400sqft10lbs219Item28526800sqft20lbs436Item285417000sqft50lbs1089Item285327500sqft80lbs173980Buffalograss20BlueGramabyweight82Buffalograss17BlueGrama1CurlyMesquiteGotBermudagrassStAugustineConvertingfromconventionallawngrassesrequiresspecialattention.Alienbermudagrassispersistentandinvasive.Itcanreproducefromseedsrunnersandrhizomes.Iftilledorchoppedandnotcompletelyremovedrunnersaggresivelytakerootandre-grow.Butwithequallyaggresivepersistancebermudagrassispossibletocompletelyremove.StAugustinesodismoreeasilyconvertedusingatomahawkseep85sodcutterorothermethods.Rakeupandremovesurfacerunners.lepersqflessthan7clepersqflessthan8cMr.SmartyPlantswww.wildower.orgexpertBermudagrassManagementGuidelineshttpwww.ipm.ucdavis.eduPMGPESTNOTESpn7453.html 66naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600WhiteTridensHallsPanicumCurlyMesquiteCaneBluestemSonoraSideoatsGramaPurpleThreeawnSlimTridensSkeletonPlantHoodedWindmillGrassTexasPanicumRedGramaBlueGramaBuffalograssTexasCupgrassGreenSprangletopSandDropseedMidwayMixTMMidwaybetweentheEdwardsPlateauandtheTransPecos.MidwaybetweenthetallgrassprairieandtheChihuahuandesert.Thereliesanoaksavanaintransition.MidwayMixcontainsspecieswelladaptedtotheChihuahuandesertclimates.Thesehardydroughttolerantspeciesaresurvivorsforthewarmeranddrierfutureclimates.TheMidwayMixalsocontainsrst-rungspeciesontheearly-successionalladderthatareusefulinrebuildingtheEdwardsPlateauandtheRollingPlains.Shortgrassesmakesmoothtransitionsbacktoproductivetallgrasseswithadequaterainfallwhilekeepingthegroundcoveredimportanttothoseconcernedwiththespreadofinvasivespecies.Theseshortgrassesalsohavedeeprootsimportanttothoseconcernedwithwaterqualityandquantityissues.Lessthan150yearsagothegreatNorthAmericanprairiestretchedfromMexicotoCanada.Duringthepastveorsixgenerations99oftheprairiehasbeenconsumedby1grazing2farmingand3urbanization.Thesethreemajorinuencesontheprairieareintertwined.Allclassesoflivestockndnativeprairiegrassestobehighlypalatable.Farmersenjoyedthebenetoffertileprairiesoils.Ultimatelyourcitiesandroadsystemshavecenteredonthebestprairieland.Todaylessthan.004ofthetallgrassprairieremainsinTexasthelargestprairiestateleadingthenationinnumberofacreslosttolandfragmentation.Weknowthenativepeoplebeforeuswholivedonthelandwecallhomehad445generationsofexperiencelivinghere.Itisthegrassformingthefoundationonwhichlifedependsthatgivesuspurecleanwatersclearblueskiesandfertileorganicsoils.YoucanplantthesenativeseedsanddiscoverforyourselfthebenetsofprairieprairieStarterTMnativetallgrassmixTexasNatureConservancyClymerMeadowMidwayMixItem2804Seedingrate10lbsacreHeight6-18inchesD-Pak939lb200sqft4300sqftPrairieStarterMixItem2021Seedingrate8lbsacreHeight1-5feetD-Pak921.95lb200sqft5400sqftBuffalograssGreenSprangletopSandLovegrassSideoatsGramaSandDropseedLittleBluestemBigBluestemSwitchgrassEasternGamagrassIndiangrassPrairieWildryeBlueGramaPriceBreaks10-49lbs21.45lb50lbs20.95lb Thoughitistrue...muchcanbesaidtohavebeenlost...wecanrebuildhealthygrasslandsbystartingrighthere.Themeldingofmeadowsandprairiesamongstthewoodedareasisknownasasavannah.Thegrassescanreturnustosustainability...byofferingtheirstrongesttraitsofbeingthesurvivorsduringtimesofdrought.ThriveseastofI-35totheAtlanticOcean.FormorediversityaddCaddoMixpage25inthefallafterthegrassesgetahold.Wildowerswillbloomthenextspring.neW-addSandylandBluebonnetp41forcolordiversitygrowsinsandysoilsFinallyadiversenativeandexceptionallydroughttolerantblendofthetoughestgrasses.PerfectlysuitedfortheharshconditionsthatcanprevailfromGodscountry...Trans-PecosChihuahuanDesert...onwestwardtotheCochiseandSonoranDeserteco-regions.Eachofusisobligedtodowhatwecantoconserveandcreatewaterandwildlifehabitat.Puttinggrasstheearthslivingskinbackwhereitbelongswillaccomplishtheseimportanttasksforthefuture.eaSternSavannahMixTMreGioNAlMiXesweSternranGeLandMixTMBigBluestemIndiangrassEasternGamagrassLittleBluestemPrairieWildryeVirginiaWildryeGulfCoastMuhlySideoatsGramaSwitchgrassPurpletopSandDropseedSandLovegrassBroomsedgeBluestemHoodedWindmillGrassBlueGramaBuffalograssBlackGramaGalletaCurlyMesquiteLittleBluestemPrairieWildryeHallsPanicumPurpleThreeAwnSandDropseedGreenSprangletopCaneBluestemSonoraSideoatsGramaPlainsBristlegrassWesternWheatgrassAlkaliSacatonBlueGramaCaneBluestemBuffalograssOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com67EasternSavannahGrassMixItem2805Seedingrate6lbsacreHeight3-5feetD-Pak929lb200sqft7200sqftWesternRangelandGrassMixItem2806Seedingrate7lbsacreHeight1-3feetD-Pak929lb200sqft6200sqft BlacklandPrairieMixItem2800Seedingrate10lbsacre1lbcoversupto4300sqftHeight1-5feetD-Pak91-9lbs31.95lb10-49lbs30.95lb50lbs29.95lb200sqftBLackLandprairieMixTMAmericanBasketowerBigBluestemBlack-eyedSusanBuffalograssButteryweedCaneBluestemClaspingConeowerCommonMilkweedCrotonCutleafDaisyEasternGamagrassFoxgloveGayfeatherIllinoisBundleowerIndianBlanketIndiangrassLemonMintLittleBluestemMaximilianSunowerPartridgePeaPinkEveningPrimrosePitcherSagePrairieAgalinisPlainsCoreopsisPurplePrairieCloverPurpletopPrairieVerbenaPrairieWildryeRattlesnakeMasterShowyMilkweedSideoatsGramaSpiderwortStandingCypressSwampMilkweedSwitchgrassTallGoldenrodTexasCupgrassTexasYellowStarWhiteTridensWinecupsannualperennialBy1900theBlacklandPrairiewasmostlyundercultivationbeingrecognizedasoneoftheforemostcottonproducingregionsoftheworld.ManygrandoldVictorianhomesinthecitiesandtownsstillexistasremindersofthefortunesmadeinthosetimes.Cultivationwasacatastrophicdisruptionoftheprairieecosystem.ItwasacommonfarmersjoketotellthestoryofanoldIndianwhohavingseenaplowedeldforthersttimesaidtothefarmerWrongsideup.ThestorywastakentobeanillustrationoftheIndiansignorancebutinfactwhenthenativegrassesareturnedunderandthesoilaeratedtheorganicmatterdecomposesfaster.Thiscreatesaushofnutrientsavailabletocultivatedcropsbutwhenthecropsareharvestedthenutrientsareremovedwiththeharvestandthesoilcontinuestobedepletedyearafteryear.TodaysdependenceonchemicalfertilizersisevidencethatperhapstherewasmorewisdominthatoldIndiansstatementthanwasrecognizedatthetime.Nativeprairiegrassesarestructurallyquitedifferentthanexoticpasturegrasses.ForexampleTexaspasturelandsareprimarilyplantedtobermudagrassintroducedfromAfrica.Thisexoticpasturegrasscreatesadensetangledmattedturf.Nativeprairiegrassesbycontrastaretypicallybunchforming.Thischaracteristicallowsforsystemsofwildlifemicro-trailstooccurunderthegrasscanopybytravelingaroundtheclumpsoftherootbases.Prairiebirdssuchasquailandmanysmallmammalsrelyonthisstructuraltypeofprairiehabitatfortheirbasicpatternsofreproductionandmobility.Theover-storygrasscanopyprovidesprotectionfromsoaringhawksandotherpredatorsbykeepingbigportionsofthemicro-trailsoutofview.Nestingalsooccursunderthiscanopyordirectlyintheclumpedbunchgrasses.Ifyouknowofnativeremnantssuitableforlarge-scaleharvestpleaseadvise.Weappreciateyourinterestinourwork.41speciesEcoSysteminaBagTMnaTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600 Meettheharshchallengesofdrythincaliche-typesoils.Nativeperennialgrasseswillslowlystabilizevegetativecover.Byplantinginearlyspringyoutakeadvantageofnaturalrainfalltosprouttheseeds.Thesenativesshouldreachmaturityinthreegrowingseasons.Bronzeredandgoldencoloredseed-headsduringthefallareabreathtakingadditiontoyournativelandscape.Specialconsiderationshouldbegiventoprovideforerosioncontrolsoilorganicmatterandseed-to-soilcontact.CalicheMixcanbeplantedinalargegeographicrangenotnecessarilylimitedtoareasdominatedbycalcareouslimestonebasedsoiltypes.Itwasdesignedasacosteffectivesolutionforthosesitesthathaveundergonemostextensivedisturbances.GenerallytheseincludenearlybarehighlycompactedandornutrientpoorsoilsinthewesternportionsofTexas.Exposedsubsoilorman-madebermsslopesdykesroadwaysetc.alsoqualify.TheseproblemsarenotjustlimitedtoCentralandWestTexastheytendtofollowuseverywherewego.Thespeciesworktogethertofirstholddownandthengraduallyandnaturallyrebuildthesoil.Overtimetheapexspecieswillbecomedominant.WhenitabsolutelyhastoworkcontractorshavecometorelyonCalicheMixtohelpsolvetheirmostchallenginglandscaperestorationproblems.dontLetLandwaShawayErosioneasilyoccursonbaresoilexposedtorainorwind.Useofsimpleprocessescanenhanceyourabilitytoestablishnativevegetationfromseed.Biodegradableerosioncontrolblanketsimproveseedlingestablishmentbyholdingnewlyplantedseedsinplaceandmoistureintopsoil.Seepg55.caLicheMixTMOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com69CalicheMixItem2860Seedingrate10lbsacre1lbcoversupto4300sqftHeight1-3feetD-Pak91-9lbs22.95lb10-49lbs21.95lb50lbs20.95lb200sqftBlueGramaBuffalograssGreenSprangletopCurlyMesquiteHallsPanicumIndiangrassLittleBluestemPrairieWildryeTexasCupgrassSandDropseedSandLovegrassWhiteTridensCaneBluestemSideoatsGrama 70naTiveaMeriCanSeed8007284043Largequantitiesofdiversenativeseedavailabletoday...dontbeafraidtomakeamoveBillNeimanNativeAmericanSeedco-founderwithhandfulofCoastalPrairieseedreadyforecosysteminabagphotobyCallieRichmond SoutheasternUSAheavilyinfluencedbygulfCOASTALweatherpatternsfromRioGrandetothePineywoodsPiedmontCrescentAtlanticCoastalSavannahsOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com71AmericanAloeAsterBalsamscaleBigBluestemBroomsedgeBluestemBrownseedPaspalumBushyBluestemCrotonEpazoteFloridaPaspalumGayfeatherGiantConefowerGumweedHairawnMuhlygrassHornedBeaksedgeIndiangrassKnotrootBristlegrassLanceleafCoreopsisLittleBluestemLongspikeTridensMarshElderNativeSedgePartridgePeaPrairieAgalinisPurpletopPaspalumRedLovegrassRagweedRattlesnakeMasterRoughButtonweedSunfowerSmartweedSageSeacoastLittleBluestemSlimTridensSplitbeardBluestemSumpweedSwitchgrassTallDropseedTallGoldenrodThree-AwnVervainOncethemostproductivegrasslandinNorthAmericaournativeCoastalPrairieshaveessentiallyvanished.NativeAmericanSeediscommittedtolarge-scaleconservancyharvestsonTexaslastgreatprairieremnants.Incrediblenativediversityisnowavailabletohelprestoreoutdoorlivingspacesurbanpocketprairieswildlifehabitatsustainablegrazingandprairieconservation.Gatheredfromlandthathasneverbeenplowed.Thesamegrasseswalkeduponbythepeoplebeforeus.Theseseedsknowexactlyhowtoliverightherewithnoextracare.Theyhavealreadyseentheworstoodsfreezesanddroughts.DominantlylittlebluestembutalsocontainsSeacoastlittlebluestemspecieslittoralespeciallysuitedforsandyuplandswithvigorousrhizomes.ManyuniquegeneticecotypesadaptedtosandyclayloamsoilsandclimatesalongtheGulfCoaststates.RecommendedinGulfCoastPrairiesPineywoodsSoutheasternPlainsTamaulipanBrushCountryandtheCoastalSavannahecoregions.WildlifesurvivalsuchastheendangeredAttwaterPrairieChickendependsonrestoringandpreservinghealthydiversenativehabitats.Fromurbanpocket-prairiegardenstoa1000acrericeeldrestorationallofusplayincreasinglyimportantroles.Createasustainablefutureforthenextgenerationtoinherit.VisittheCajunPrairiePreservationSocietyinEuniceLa.toexperienceahealthydiversecoastalprairiephotobyLarryAllainUSGSNationalWetlandsResearchCenterCoastalPrairieMixItem2801Seedingrate8lbsacre1lbcoversupto5400sqftHeight1-5feetD-Pak91-9lbs29lb10-49lbs24lb50lbs19lb200sqft41speciesEcoSysteminaBagTMLegendaryGenetics-ProvenResultsAmiracleoffavorableweatherdiligentmanpowerspecializedequipmentallcometogetherwithmothernature...resultinginresilientabundancecoaStaLprairieMixTM 72naTiveaMeriCanSeed8007284043WaterisLifeAmericansusemorewaterpercapitathananyoneintheworld.Over250timestheamountneededtosurviveandnearlydoublethegallonsperdayofnexttopwaterusingcountry.Ourpopulationisexpectedtodoubleby2050yetfreshwaterresourcesremainrelativelyxed.Thereisnonewwater.Itstimetochange.Doyourpartinraisingawarenessofwaterconservationbenets.Stopthewastepreservethetaste.Itisnotuntilthewellisdrythatweknowthetruevalueofwater.180-watt36-voltsolarpanelprovidesanavgof1-kilowattofenergyperdayinTexasenoughtoprovideover1000-gallonsofwaterat50psi...withnoelectricbilliteM260SoLarpaneL-365DirecttoYouorWedotheEntireJobTurnKeyrainwaterharveStSySteMSinStaLLationconSuLtationSuppLieS800.728.4043RAInWATeRhARveSTSYSTeMSiteM270SoLarpuMp-69012vpistonpumpprovidesupto4.1-galminat65psi OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com73nativeaMericanSeedreceiveS2012texaSraincatcherawardtexaSwaterdeveLopMentBoardManythankstorainwaterexpertBillyKniffenfortraininguswiththeskillsandpassiontoprovidesustainablewatersupplies73TreadlightlyProtectwaterresources sanCayloamCacheitem2047BLackGraMaBoutelouaeriopodaThisnativegrassisfoundthroughoutthearidandsemi-aridareasofWestTexasandintoCalifornia.Extremelytolerantofdroughtconditionsinchallengingsoiltypesandthrivesonaslittleas7inchesofrainfallperyear.Typicallygrowingupto6tallthisimportantwesterngrassspecieshistoricallyservedasaprimarysourceofforageandcoverforwildlifeoveranextensiverange.seengrate3bacreHeght6ncheeehea1-2feetAvaabenmxe-pakonySoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-MediumphotobyPaulCoxLadybirdJohnsonWildflowerCenterd-Pak9item2002BiGBLueSteMAndropogongerardiiThis2-4foottallgrassputsoutaturkey-footshapedseedheadtoaddanextra2feettoitsheightinthefall.Theresulting6-footplantlivesuptoitsreputationaskingoftheprairie.BigBluestemthrivesindeepsoils150mileseastandwestofI-35fromtheGulfofMexicotoCanada.Formsacircularclumpandsendsrootsdownasdeepas12feetintothesoil.Likeanancientsequoiatree30diametercolonieshavebeenseen.Liverootsavailableonp.58seengrate8bacreHeght3-6feetweehea1bcoverupto5400qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Moistd-Pak91-9b21.95b10-49b21.80b50b21.65bNatveGraeD-Pakscover200sqftallSuggestedSEEDINGRATEScanbeincreased3-4timesormoreforfullercoveragesoonerAayfuunHafayfuunhafayhaeSunlightFullPartialDappledShadeXwbsunghtlteredthrougheavelethan2hourofun74naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600item2052aLkaLiSacatonSporobolusairoidesThislargewarm-seasonperennialbunchgrassisagreatadditiontoseedingsinaridorsemi-aridregionsofTexasNewMexicoandArizona.AlkaliSacatonishighlydroughttolerantandrequireslowmoisturelevels.Greatforstabilizingdisturbedareas.Ithasahighsalttoleranceandworkswellinrestoringoilwellpits.Sourceoffoodforwildlife.Survivesonaslittleas12precipitationperyear.Heght2-4feetseengrate0.5bacre1bcoverupto87000qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMedium-Dryd-Pak925bphotobySallyandAndyWasowski BrooMSedGeBLueSteMAndropogonvirginicusCommonlymisidentiedasLittleBluestemthisnativeisoneofthedominantspeciesinsavannahprairiesintheeasternUnitedStates.Likeallbluestemsthisplantisattractiveespeciallywhenthesunlighthitsitsuffyseedheads.Broomsedgehasabadreputationasaninvaderbecauseofmismanagementonovergrazedlands.Thischaracteristicishoweverbenecialforerosioncontrol.BroomsedgemakescoverandnestingmaterialforQuailisagoodfoodsourceinwinterandisalarvalhostplantforbutteriessuchastheZabulonSkipper.sngat2lbacHght2-5ft1lbcovupto21700qftitm2019SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwDry-Moistd-Pak999lbCarolynFannonBuffaLoGraSSBuchloedactyloidesA5-8inchshortsod-forminggrass.Livesonaslittleas12inchesofwaterperyearspreadingbyseedandsurfacerunners.Buffalograsshasnonaturaldiseasesorpestsdoesnotrespondtofertilizerandwithstandsextremeheatorcold.FoundfromMinnesotaandMontanadowntoMexicothrivinginalltypesofsoils.TheenvironmentallyresponsiblealternativetoBermudaorSt.Augustine.AlsoseeNativeSunTurforThunderTurfp.65sngat24lbacHght5-8nch3-4lbp1000qftfolawnitm2001d-Pak91-9lb15.99lb10-49lb15.79lb50lb15.59lbSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-MoistBLueGraMaBoutelouagracilisBlueGramaisa3-6inchshortgrassthatrequiresjust7inchesofwaterperyear.Ifleftunmowedduringtheoweringperiodthegrassproducesabeautiful10-inchseedstem.Excellentstandscanreadilybeestablishedfromseed.Usedasawater-conservinggrassbecauseofitswideadaptationtoallsoiltypesincludingthinoralkalinesoils.ExcellentlawngrassinsunnyareaswhencombinedwithBuffalograssorCurlyMesquitep.65forTurfkits.sngat10lbacHght3-6nch2-3lbp1000qftfolawnSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwDry-Mediumitm2008GrAssesOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com75caneBLueSteMBothriochloabarbinodisThishardyperennialgrasscantoleratetheworstofgrowingconditions.Especiallywellsuitedtoerosioncontrolplantingsinthemostchallengingplaces.Oneofthefewgrassesthatthriveinrockyanddryordepletedsoils.Makesforgreatplantinginrecentlyclearedcedarbreakswheremanyothergrasseswillnotgrow.WegotourgeneticstartfromtransplantingrootsoutofacalicheparkinglotindowntownJunction.Liverootsp58sngat3lbacHght1-3ftAvalablnmxlvoot-pakonlyitm2026SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Moistd-Pak9d-Pak917.95lb 76naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600item2011eaSternGaMaGraSSTripsacumdactyloidesMostproductivenutritiousforagegrassontheplanet.Growsindenseclumpsandcanbeusedasabufferorscreen.Seedmustbeexposedtocoldmoistconditionsbeforesproutinginthespring.Anancestorofcornwithintriguingpollinationandseed-bearingpartsthatbreakatthejointswhenmature.Goodlarvalfoodsourceforbutteriesprovidescoverandfoodforturkeysandothergamebirds.Cattlenearlygrazedthishighlypalatableforagegrasstoextinction.Nowyoucanhelpbringitbackagain.Liverootsp58seengrate12lbacreHeght3-4feet1lbcoverupto3600qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-Moistitem2049GaLLetaPleuraphisjamesiiFoundfromTexasandOklahomawestwardtowardCaliforniathistoughanddroughtresistantperennialwarmseasongrassistypicallyfoundinheavyclayorloamsoilssometimesaloneorinmixedstandswithBlackGrama.Overgrazinghastakenmuchofthishighlypalatablegrassthroughoutitsnativerange.Anexcellentchoiceforerosioncontrolorcreatingmorediverseandsustainablegrassesindrywesternrangelandecosystems.seengrate10lbacreHeght18-36nche1lbcoverupto4300qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Mediumd-Pak935lbitem2010GreenSpranGLetopLeptochloadubiaThespreadingsprangledappearanceoftheseedheadgivesthisgrassitscommonname.Mixwithothernativesasanursegrass-comesupquicklyinthespringandiseasytogrowbutfadesafter2-3yearsasothernativegrassesgetestablished.Reproducesbyseedsandroots.Performsasshort-termnursegrassinavarietyofsoilsandgrowspermanentlyonrockyhillsandcanyonsinsandysoilsoftheTrans-PecosareaofTexas.seengrate2lbacreHeght1-2feet1lbcoverupto21700qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXMediumd-Pak91-9lb18.25lb10-49lb17.87lb50lb17.51lbd-Pak91-9lb24.97lb10-49lb24.77lb50lb24.57lbcurLyMeSquiteHilariabelangeriHighlydroughttolerantnativecangrowonaslittleas5in.ofrainfallayear.FoundfromcentralTexastoOldMexicoandArizona.Formsstolensandrunnersexcellentfordrysoilsthataredifculttovegetate.Bestinfullsun.Agreatsourceofforageforwildlifeandlive-stock.Canbeusedincombinationwithothershort-grassnativessuchasBuffalograssandBlueGramaforafantasticlow-maintenanceturfgrassinaridareasofthesouthwestUSandnorthernMexico.AlsoseeThunderTurfp.65seengrate2lbacreHeght4-10ncheAvalablenmxe-pakonlyitem2045SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Mediumd-Pak9 OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com77GrAssesitm2006indianGraSSSorghastrumnutansOnceadominantprairiegrassIndiangrassputsoutdramaticgoldenplume-likeseedheadson2-footstalksfromSeptembertoNovember.EnduresextremedroughtandgrowsbestinsandloamandclaysoilsofbottomlandsandthelowerslopesofhillsinmanyregionsfromCanadatoMexico.Larvalfoodsourceforbutteriesfoodcoverforturkeys.Excellentforgrazing.Liverootsavailableonp.58sngat6lbacHght3-4ft1lbcovupto7200qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Moistd-Pak9inLandSeaoatSChasmanthiumlatifoliumShade-lovingcoolseasonalmostevergreenperennialgrasswithwideleaves.Excellentornamentalgrasswithdistinctandattractivechevronseedheads.Oftenfoundthrivingalongcreeksandriverbanksinwoodlandareassalttolerant.Highlypalatabletolivestockbutcanbeeasilygrazedout.Oneofthefewnativegrassesthatgrowwellinmoistandshadyareas.AlsoinShade-FriendlyGrassMixp.44sngat12lbacHght1-3ft1lbcovupto3600itm2013SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadebMediumMoistd-Pak999lbAvalablnMxCalchMxp69damslopMxp46MwayMxp66scocheathMxp22haLLSpanicuMPanicumhalliiWidelydistributedfastgrowingdroughttolerant-oftenrsttoestablishafteradisturbancesuchaswildreordrought.Leafbladesartisticlycurlintolittlespiralswhendry.Goodforgrazing.Whispystemsproduceabundantseedsthroughoutthegrowingseasonnutritiousforsongandgamebirds.Thissmallbunchgrassiscommonlyfoundinmixedshortgrassprairies.Hght4-20nchSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwDry-MediumAvalablnMxMwayMxp66scocheathrcovyMxp22hoodedwindMiLLGraSSChloriscucullataNamedforChlorisGreekgoddessofowersassociatedwithspringnewgrowth.ProducescopiousandattractivebloomsfromMaythroughOctober.Earlysuccessionalspecies.Idealforrestorationplantings.Larvalhostplantforbrandedskippermothsatyrbuttery.Providesfairgrazingforlivestock.FoundingoodqualityquailhabitatfromtheEdwardsPlateaulegendarygenetics.Hght1-3ftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-Moist item2014prairiewiLdryeElymuscanadensisGrowsabundantlyonmoistopenprairiesitesbutisalsofoundinshadedareas.Thiscoolseasongrassbeginsitsgrowthinthefallandgrowsslowlythroughthewintermaturinginlatespringtoearlysummer.Mixeswithmanywarm-seasonnativegrasses.Seedlingsarevigorousandproducegroundcoverrapidly.Larvalfoodsourceforbutteriesandthegrainfromseedisanimportantfoodforwildlife.Liverootsavailableonp.58seengrate10lbacreHeght2-4feetweehea1lbcoverupto4300qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbDry-Moistd-Pak91-9lb26.95lb10-49lb26.45lb50lb25.95lbitem2015purpLethree-awnAristidapurpureaAshortnativegrasswithattractivepurple-tintedawnsthatcanbeseenafterperiodsofrainfallduringthegrowingseason.Awnsdelicateandhair-likearefoundonmanygrassspeciesbutnotusuallysoover-the-topasinthisgrass.OncetheseedsofPurpleThree-Awnareplacedinabagtheybecomeone-poundtangles.Pullemapartwhenyourereadytoplantandbroadcastintowilddrifts.AlsofeaturedinourMidwayMixp.66seengrate4lbacreHeght10-20nche1lbcoverupto10800qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Mediumd-Pak959.95lbitem2043pLainSBriStLeGraSSSetariamacrostachyaAhardyperennialnativebunchgrassfoundfromS.TexasandMexicotoArizonaandColorado.Excellentfoodsourceforwildlifeandlivestockandgrowseasilyineventhetoughestconditions.Gooddroughttoleranceandahigh-qualitygrassforsouthernandwesternprairierestorationorforrevegetatingdisturbedareasaroundstocktanksroadsidesandnewlyclearedland.seengrate6lbacreHeght2-3feet1lbcoverupto7200qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbDry-Moistd-Pak926lb78naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600item2003LittLeBLueSteMSchizachyriumscopariumAthomeontherangeorinyouryardthisbeautifulblue-greenbunchgrassturnsred-bronzeafterfrostwithuffysilver-whiteseeds.Reaches2-3ftatmaturitywiththeseedheadaddinganother1-2ftinheight.GrowsinoaksavannahsprairiestheEdwardsPlateauRollingPlansandinthecoastalprairieregionsProvidesexcellentnestingcoverforbirdsandlarvalfoodsourceforbutteries.Easternecotypeavailableuponrequest.seengrate8lbacreHeght2-3feet1lbcoverupto5400qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwDry-Moistd-Pak91-9lb19.99lb10-49lb19.84lb50lb19.69lb OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com79GrAssesitm2048purpLetopTridensfavusAsmoothglossygreengrasswithcharacteristicpurpleseedheadsfoundintheeasternregionsofthecountry.Doesbestinacidicsoilthatispoorinnutrientsandiswelldrained.GoodforerosioncontrolandrevegetationindisturbedareaswithanativerangefromTexastoNebraskaallthewaytotheeasternseaboard.Ahighlysought-afterforagegrassandonceestablishedformsdensecoveragethathelpskeepweedsandbrushatbay.sngat11lbacHght2-5ft1lbcovupto4000qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMediumMoistd-Pak943.00lbitm2055redthree-awnAristidapurpureavar.longisetaAnativecool-seasonperennialgrass.Thisgrassestablisheseasilyunderadverseconditionsandprotectssoilagainsterosionuntillaterclimaxspeciesofgrassestakeover.RedThree-Awngrowthstartsinearlyspringfromseed.Thisthreeawnisagoodseedproducer.Theseedlingsarevigorous.Itgrowsreadilyonareassuchasoldabandonedeldsoil-welllocationsroadcutsandcattleround-upgrounds.BeautifulredcoloredawnsHght6-20nchAvalabln-pakonlySoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Mediumd-Pak9itm2024SanddropSeedSporoboluscryptandrusAperennialwarm-seasongrassthatgrowsinrelativelysmalltuftsorbunchesSandDropseedreproducesfromsmallseedsandtillers.SeedheadsappeararoundSeptember.CommonlyfoundonsandyrockyandsiltysoilsareasofthesouthernGreatPlainsacrossTexasandNewMexicoandupthroughOklahomaKansasandColorado.Movesinquicklyonundisturbedareas.NutritiousgrainshavebeenusedasfoodbyNativeAmericans.Hght1-4ftsngat1lbac43560qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Moistd-Pak91-9lb14.95lb10-49lb13.95lb50lb12.95lbitm2009SandLoveGraSSEragrostistrichodesThisbunchgrassproducesadeepdenserootsystem.Growsbestonsandysoilsinthe18-35rainbeltbutcanbeplantedonheaviersoils.Beginsitsgrowthseveralweeksbeforeotherwarm-seasongrassesandisthereforeanimportantfoodsourceforgrazinganimals.Seedheadsarelooseandopenstanding2feetabovethegrassinearlyfall.Reproducesbyseedsandrootsprefersfullsun.sngat2lbacHght1-2ft1lbcovupto21700qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXDry-Moistd-Pak91-9lb16.67lb10-49lb16.49lb50lb16.33lb nativeaMericanSeed80072840438080naTiveaMeriCanSeed3254463600SwitchGraSSPanicumvirgatumAtallfast-growinggrassthatservesaswildlifecoverinwinter.Extensiverootsystemsprovideexcellenterosioncontrolaroundcreekbanksandponds.Attractiveopenseedheadsturngoldenyellowinthefall.Dovequailandturkeyuseasfoodandcoverasdomanysongbirds.Larvalfoodsourceforbutteries.Liverootsavailableonp.58seengate4baceHeght3-4feet1bcoveupto10800qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMediumMoistitem2005d-Pak91-9b15.40b10-49b15.26b50b14.95btexaScupGraSSEriochloasericeaGoodnativeprairieindicatorthoughmostlygrazedtoextinction.Manybirdspeciessuchaspaintedbuntingsandmeadowlarkslovethenutritionalseeds.Greatforageplantforlivestockandrecoversquicklyfollowingrotationalgrazing.Bloomsandproducesseedsseveraltimesthroughoutthegrowingseasonandwillreadilyincreasewithgoodlandmanagement.Limitedquantities.Heght1-2feetseengate8baceSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-Moistitem2029WaterSaverKit...............................p62NativeTrailMix................................p18ScorchedEarthRecoveryMix.......p22SoutheastRecoveryMix.................p23BlacklandPrairieMix......................p68SustainableDoveQuailMix........p20CalicheMix......................................p69DamSlopeMix................................p46MidwayMix......................................p66YesAllofthesemixesincludeTexasCupgrassATTRACTPAInTeDBUnTInGSWIThfAvORITefOODSOURCeitem2004SideoatSGraMaBoutelouacurtipendulaTheofcialStateGrassofTexasthismid-sizedplantisoftenfoundasanornamentalaccentinresidentialandcommerciallandscapesthankstotheprettyoat-likeseedsthatappearalongonesideofitsstems.SpreadsbyseedsandrootsandthrivesalongsideLittleBluesteminnaturalgrasslandswelldraineduplandsandtheshallowsoilsofridgesandrockyareas.FoundfromKentuckytotheGulfofMexico.Turkeysusethisversatilegrassforfoodcoveranditisagoodlarvalfoodsourceforbutteries.seengate7baceHeght2-3feet1bcoveupto6200fSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwDry-Mediumd-Pak91-9b22.95b10-49b22.77b50b22.59bAvaabenMxelverootp58 nativeaMericanSeedwww.seedsource.com81OrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com81GrAssesitm2028texaSwinterGraSSNassellaleucotrichaOnetoughgrassseedtoharvestandclean.Grainsarebigandheavylikewheatbutwithatwisted3-inch-longawnandabarbatoneend.Asyoungstersweknewthisasspeargrass.FoundallacrossTexasinbetterbottomlandsoilsandmesquiteats.Lushgreengrowthduringcoolseasonsilkypurplebloomsearlyinspringanddrywispystemsaftertheseedshavefalleninlatespring.Extremelydroughttolerantandactuallyevergreen.Wemowedourpatchonlytwiceduringthelastdryyearandneverwatered.Hght1-2ftsngat15bacSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-Moistd-Pak91-9b26b10-49b25.50b50b25bitm2035virGiniawiLdryeElymusvirginicusFoundintheeastern23oftheUnitedStatesthisperennialcoolseasonbunchgrassistypicallyfoundalongshadycreekbanksfencerowsorinopenwoodlands.Oneofaveryfewnativegrassesthatisasolidperformerinshadyareas.Agreatchoiceformixingwithwarmseasonnativegrassestoprovideasourceofwinterforageandnutrient-richgrainforwildlife.AsdomostcoolseasongrassesVirginiaWildryebeginsgrowthinthefallandgrowsslowlythroughthewintermaturinginlatespring.sngat10bacHght2-3ft1bcovupto4300qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbMedium-Moistitm2050weSternwheatGraSSPascopyrumsmithiiAhighqualitynativecoolseasonpasturegrassfoundinthewesternregionsoftheUSnorthernMexico.Excellentgrassforerosioncontrolwithadensebrousrootsystemandcantoleratesaltysoilconditionsmakingitagreatchoiceforrevegetatingareaswithchallengingsoils.Initsnativerangefromthegreatplainsthroughthewestwesternwheat-grasstypicallygrowsfrom1to3feettallwithaslittleas12inchesofrainfall.Highlypalat-abletobothwildlifeandlivestockprovidingcoolseasonforage.CautionMaychokeoutcoolseasonwildowersifoverwateredorinamoistlocation.sngat9bacHght1-3ft1bcovupto4800qftSoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwbDry-Moistd-Pak918bitm3159whitetridenSTridensalbescensAttractivenativebunchgrass.Enduresincrediblydiverseandharshconditionsrangingfromoccasionallyinundatedheavylowlandclaystoshallowdryrockyuplands.Whiteseed-headsadddiversitytonativelandscapingrestorationprojects.Goodforagenestingmaterialandnutritiousseedsforwildlife.Fibrousrootsystemsholdsoilveryeffectively.Growsalongdrainagesandsitesthatoverowoccasionally.DamSlopeMixp.46ScorchedEarthMixp.22Shade-FriendlyGrassMixp.44MidwayMixp.66SoilTypeSunlightSoilMoistureSandLoamClayCalicheFullPartialDappledShadeXwMedium-MoistAvaabnMxAvaabnMxlvrootp58 ECOTOURISMExperiencetheNativesCOMETAKEREFUGEANDENJOYAPRIVATELODGINGORGROUPRETREATEXPERIENCEHEREONOURFARMExperiencethenatives-wildlifeviewingbirdingphotographyswimmingcanoeingandstargazing.Enjoyanevolvingecologicalrestorationofriverhardwoodforestmesquiteatsanduplandrollinghillcountry.ComfortableprivatelodgingbignightskiesandhealthyoutdoorexperiencesofferabreathoffreshairanddeepappreciationfortheTexasHillCountry.ShuttletransportationofferedforguestsarrivingatKimbleCountyairportinprivateaircraft.1-mileprivateaccesstotheLlanoRiverwaterfallaccessiblebycanoepaintedbuntingAlGawlicPhotographynightskyfriendly82naTiveaMeriCanSeed8664174837photobyGregLavity CoolRiveRCabinisauniqueretreatsituatedbetweenoureldsandthebanksoftheLlanoRiver.Thisyearsadditiontothecabinincludesawonderfulwindingpathfromthebackporchthroughmesquitelowlandstotheriver.Thecabins2bedroom2bathsleepingloftlivingdiningareaandkitchenallfullyoutttedcomfortablyaccommodatesuptosixpeople.866.41.RIVER866.417.4837seedsource.comecotourismJunctionTexasHaCiendaMaRiaoverlookingthefarmandrivervalleycanaccommodateovernightstaysaswellassmallgroupsforworkshopsretreatsandconferences.Plentyofindooroutdoorspaceforgroupgatherings.Thehaciendastwostory2bedroom2bath3half-bathssunroomkitchenbarlargemeetingroomoutdoorpatioparks50carsfullyoutttedcomfortablyaccommodatesuptoeightpeopleovernightoragroupsizeofftypeoplefordayeveninguse.Solarpowered17000gallonpotablerainwatersystem.HaciendaMariaCoolRiverCabinOrderOnlinewww.seedsource.com83 Whilelearningaboutnativeplantsonequicklyfindstheneedtolearnmoreaboutalienspecies.Uponlookingyouseethemeveryday.Alienscanencroachonnativeplantingsprairiesroadsidesanddisturbedplaces.Sometimesthisleadspeopletobelievetheplantstheypassbydailyarenaturallynative.iNTrodUCedAdAPTedAlieNsBecomeawareofthetermsintroducedindigenizedadaptedorimprovedvarietiesofplantsflowersandgrasses.Thesewordsareoftenusedtodescribealienplantsthatmaybesuitedpersistorthriveinourenvironment.Theseplantsmayhavenolocalornaturalpredatorsintheirnewhomes.Theymaynotservemuchifanybeneficialpurposeintheecologicalfoodweb.Thispointisimportantespeciallyonthelowertrophiclevelswheretheinsectsreside.Allsongbirdsfeedtheiryounginsects.Butinsectsarehighlyselectiveabouttheirhostplantsandhavenouseformostalienplants.Thealiensmayhavepotentialtospreadoutofcontrol.MandatedbyLegislativeHouseBill338theTexasDeptofAgriculturewasassignedasthestatesauthoritytoclassifyplantspeciesasnoxiousorinvasive.AccordingtoUSFederalExecutiveOrder13112ofFeb.031999Invasivespeciesmeansanalienspecieswhoseintroductiondoesorislikelytocauseeconomicorenvironmentalharmorharmtohumanhealth.Perennialwarmseasongrassesarewidelyusedinlivestockforageproduction.Themajorityofnativegrasslandsaroundandeastofthe98th-tothe100thmeridianeastofI35hasbeenconvertedtoalienintroductionsofimprovedpasturesofaliengrasses.Thesealiensgeneratebillionsofdollarsofeconomicbenefitforfarmersranchersmostlyinthefoodproductionofbeefanddairycattle.CoastalbermudaanAfricangrassanditsmanyvarietiesjohnsongrasskleingrassbahiagrassbuffelgrassandoldworldbluestemsaresomeofthemostwidespread.Bermudaforagegrassesareestimatedtocover8.7millionacresinTexasnotincludingallthelawnscityparksballfieldsschoolcorporatecampusesandalltheroadsides.ProductionpotentialisvaluedbyTxAMUniv.at120peracreoratotal10.44billionstatewide.Nativebluestemsarevaluedat10peracrecovering10.8millionacresfor108millionor10timeslessthanalienbermudagrass.Manycostssuchasimpactstowildlifeandpollutionfromrunoffarebeingexternalizedinthesevalues.BermudagrassandmanyotheralienpastureshavelimitedvaluetoTexaswildlife.3grandmasagoStAugustineAfricanDaisyKleingrassTocaloteWilmanLovegrassWeepingLovegrassBahiagrassBermudagrassAsianJasmineFoxtailMilletKingRanchBluestemStAugustineBluePanicumCornPoppyCrimsonCloverCornflowerBastardCabbageJohnsongrassDamesRocketBuffelgrassZoysiaEXPLORETHEFULLPALLETOFNATIVES...SEEDSOFFEREDINTHISCATALOGAREGROWNHARVESTEDAND100NATIVETOOURLOCALECOREGIONS100nativeCosmos84StAugustineCANYOUIDENTIFYCOMMONALIENSLetsworktogethertopreventtheirspreadreFereNCesinvavpcgatnsearchHB338TXTexasAgricultureNoxiousandInvasivePlantsgnfan-pcplants.usda.govngatvmpacttexasinvasives.organfagmntatnnTxatxaglandtrust.org 7615.57nativeBluestemswerethekeystoneprairiegrasses.PrairiesprovidedincrediblyrichecosystemservicesthathelpedmakeTexasagreatplace.Butwithtodayseconomicvalueitsnotlikelythatbermudagrasswillmakeanyofficialweedlist.Anyonewhohasevertriedtokeepbermudagrassoutofthegardenoranativeplantingknowshowtenaciouslyaggressiveitreallyis.Alienspresentchallengeswhenconductingnativeprairierestorationwork.Andalienscontinuetobeintroducedintotheenvironment.Alienplantissuesaresignificantandcomplexandprobablythepeoplecansolvethembest.PoWerByleArNiNGPlantidentificationisnotsomethingonlyreservedforbotanistsandPhDs.Manycommonplantsareeasilyidentifiedwithalittlepractice.Resourcesareavailabletohelpyousomehereinthiscatalog.Onethingisforsurenativeplantsusedtoknowexactlyhowtoliverightherewithnoextracare.Togetherwecanbuildmodelstohelpotherslearnhowtoputnativesbackontheland.Overtimewemayseevalueinreturningtomoresustainablewaysofbalancingtherootsofoureconomy.Wecanchangehowwevaluenativegrasses.InTexasourpropertyrightsaresacred.Butwithlandownershipcomesseriousandgroundedresponsibility.Wearevotingwitheverydollarwespend.Weknowfoodmustbeproducedwithcarefulstewardshipofthelandmostlyfromdomesticatedplantsandanimals.Raisingawarenessaboutplantsandtheirlong-termimpactsonthelandcanbecomeaforceforpositivechange.Wecanmakeneededchangeseveninourownyards.Butwecangofurther.Forexamplelocalcitiesandschoolsmanagepublicoutdoorspaces.ThespacesaddupasTexasisexperiencingthefastestlandfragmentationandurbandevelopmentinthenation.Withcomprehensivelandstewardshippracticeswecanactivelyparticipatetoimprovethemanagementofpubliclands.SometimesitseemstheonlyplangoingistomaketheplaceOneBigCityBalanceisneededtoprotectandshareourspacewiththetreescreeksandriversthefourleggedandthewingedones.THiNGsWeCANdoBecomenativetoyourplaceGetahoedobattlewiththealiensUsenativeplantsgrassesandwildflowersonyourcornerofplanetSupportranchersfarmersproducingfoodwithgoodlandstewardshipLetyourlandscapedothetalkingsharethestorywithneighborsParticipateindecisionsthataffectthemanagementofpublicspacesRememberyouvotewitheverytooLStocontroLaLienSStartwithheavydutytoolsmadeintheUSA-100organiccontrolHandforgedthicksteelfromagriculturalplowsharestheselong-lastingtoolsaresuperiortoanyavailableinbigboxstores.GreatfortakingoutpeskyweedssuchascheatgrassbastardcabbageburcloverKRBluestemandotheraliens.Undesirableplantsdontstandachance.Perfectforgardenersfedupwithcheapgardenhoesthatfalltopieces.Afteradecadeofusingthesefororganicweedcontrolonrestorationprojectsandourseedfarmwenowoffertheseproductstohelpyourestoretheearth.Usethesharpcornertotakecareofsmallerweedsorthelongflatsidetodislodgerootsystemsoflargerperennials.Bothmenandwomenenjoytheeffectivenessofthesehighqualitytools.CarefulthesewillbesharpandreadyforusewhentheyshowupKeepemsharpwithagoodflatfile.Takecareofyourtoolsandtheylltakecareofyou.MosteffectivetoolIveeverused-ZnobiaItem7077-36Forclosequarterscombatindefenseagainstalieninvaders.Thetoolforearlydetection.Slicestenderyoungseedlingsintheirmostvulnerableandeasieststagetocontrol.2.4lbs.60ashhandleItem7076-40Substantialweightattheendofthehoemakesshortworkofuprootingeventhemostestablishedaliens.Generalallpurposehoeshouldlastalifetimewithpropercare.Ikeepminehandyontheporch.4lbs.60ashhandleItem7078-44Headissharpasanaxeonthreesideswithapickonoppositesideforgrubbingrootsandrocks.4.4lbs.60ashhandleItem7079-70Robustcutandraketoolforgrubbingunderknotsofsmallcedarandmesquitesupto1diameter.Prescribedburnapplicationssuchasrakingcoalsandbuildingrebreaks.5.4lbs.54ashhandleToMahaWKarroWTrailbuilderfireraKe 86LearnMoreTexasInvasives.orgorPlants.USDA.govBaStardcaBBaGeRapistrumrugosumFleshyannualthatbloomsearlywithprolicseedproduction.ChokesoutnativewildowerssuchasBluebonnets.Flowersareyellowwith4petals.Broadleaftaprootthatlookslikeamustardplant.Chopbeforeitowerstopreventviableseedproduction.Plantthrivesindisturbedareas.Bastardcabbageshouldbeidentiablebyitsrosettesbylatefallorearlywinter.OnceidentiedBastardcabbageshouldberemovedbyTomahawkhoeensurethatrootsystemisseparatedfromlowestleaves.Iftimegetsawayandplantsbloomanddevelopmatureseedsitwillbenecessarytoputcutvegetationinalandll.Whenplantsareyoungtheyareeasiertohoeandtheminimalbiomasscanlieongroundtodecomposeinplace.Historicallyspreadsthroughcontaminatedcovercropseeds.Seedsaresimilarinsizetothoseofwheatandryeweedseedscreenscanfailtoremoveit.Usecautionwhenpurchasingcoolseasoncovercrops.Non-native.Hightupto5ftCool-saonAnnuals.europW.AiaBerMudaGraSSCynodondactylonBermudagrassisamongthemostpervasiveweeds.Reproducesviaseedsandrunnersorstolonsaswellasrhizomes.Shallowbuthardyrootsystemsallowittopersisteveninareaswheresubsoiliscompactedorincracksofconcrete.Frequentandshortmowingaswellasdisturbancespromotesbermudagrasstospread.Itgrowsalloveritselfformingatangledmatorthatch.Multipletreatmentshanddiggingsolarizationthroughmultiplegrowingseasonsarerequiredtoachievecontrol.Duringthisprocessitisnotadvisabletoattempttheestablishmentofnativesinthetreatmentarea.Covercropsshouldbeusedtostabilizesoilandpreventerosion.Iftheinfestedareaissubirrigatedornearwatersedgewehavehadlowsuccessincontrollingbermudagrass.Likeotherwarm-seasongrassesBermudagrassgoesdormantinwinterandwilllookbrownbutisstillalive.Non-native.Hightupto2ftWarm-saonPrnnialAfricaNON-NATIVENON-NATIVEMakesureyouare100correctonidentificationbeforeremoval.Dontletunwantedplantsgotoseed.Repeatedeffortsmaybeneededtocompletelyeliminate.Organiccontrolforperennialsmeanskillingtheplantroots.Annualsmaybereducedbykeepingthemfromproducingseedsbabiesuntilkillingfrostorchoppingjustbelowtherootcrown.Pickupandproperlydisposealienseedheads.Soilcanbefullofdormantweedseedsespeciallyifthelandwaseverafarmfield.Beawarediggingsoilordisturbingthesurfacecanbringupmoreweedseeds.Newnativeplantingswilleventuallypopulatetoplayersofthesoilwiththeirseeds.Understandingthereproductivecyclesandvegetativegrowthhabitsoftargetedalienswillguidemaintenancedecisions.Handtoolsaremosteffectiveonannualplants.Youngseedlingperennialsareeasytochopbeforerootsestablish.Perennialscutabovegroundwillcomeback.Mostperennialplantssproutbackfromtherhizomesstolonstubersandbudsatorbelowthesurface.Makesureyougetrootsystemoftheseplants.BeawareintheBlankSlatephaseofcontrolthereisanassociatedriskoferosionbyleavingbaregroundforextendedperiodsoftime.AlinspcivirginiaHoutonTX AlieNsLearnMoreTexasInvasives.orgorPlants.USDA.gov87BuffeLGraSSPennisetumciliareNottobeconfusedwithnativeBuffalograss.IntroducedfromAfricaintosouthTexasnorthernMexicotostabilizesoilsafterthedroughtsofthedepressionera.Denseclumpsbecomerhizomatous.Prolicseedproduction.Crowdsoutdroughttolerantnativegrasses.EarlyidenticationandtreatmentisessentialsoasnottoallowplantstoproduceviableseedandreducetheareasdisturbedmechanicallyusingtheTomahawkhoe.Changesreregimeburningduringthepeakgerminationtimefornatives.Thisprocessisadownwardspiralthatfavorsbuffelgrassattheexpenseofnatives.Densemonoculturesresult.ProhibitednoxiousweedinArizona.Non-native.Hghtupto3ftWarm-saonPrnnaAfrcaAaeuropBurcLoverMedicagosp.AlsocalledBurMedicandYellowClover.Coolseasonannuallegume.Problematicbecauseitformsamat.Seedtransportedinanimalsfurcoat.Climaxinvegetativegrowthoccursduringthetimewhennativewarmseasonspeciesgerminate.Thismatofvegetationrobsmoistureandshadesoutnativewarmseasonseedlings.Burcloverdiesbackinheatofsummerleavinggroundbareandexposed.Prolicseedproduction.Bursstickinsocksandanimalfur.Cautionseedsaresometimesincludedcommerciallyinnativeseedmixes.ConsiderednoxiousinArizona.Non-native.Hghtupto1footCoo-saonAnnuasouthrneuropcheatGraSSBromussp.Coolseasonannual.Competeswithnativecoolseasonwildowersforsunlightmoistureandsoil.Prolicseedproduction.Persistentindisturbedareas.Youngplantsproducelargeamountsoftendergreengrowthwhichcanquicklydominateareawithdensecanopy.Diesoutintempsabove90degreesFahrenheitleavingsoilbare.IthasbeenestimatedthatcheatgrassinvasionscauseswheatfarmersinUSACanada350-375millionincontrolandlossofyieldeachyear.Handpullingentireplantwithrootsiseffective.Keepbagofnativeseedstiedtoyourbeltandthrowapinchintoeachholeleftbypulledcheatgrass.BroughttoUSbyearlysettlersaspackingmaterialfornechinaandotherfragileitems.Non-native.Hghtupto2ftCoo-saonAnnuaeuropsWAacarriZoArundodonaxAlsocalledGiantCane.Introducedinthe1820sforroongmaterialanderosioncontrolindrainagecanalsinLosAngelesarea.Oftenplantedinpeoplesbackyardsasaprivacyscreen.Controlentailseducationcooperationofneighborsincludingmunicipalities.Extremelyaggressiveandrhizomatousinnature.Amongthefastestgrowingterrestrialplantsintheworldnearly4perday.Spreadsunderground.TopresentknowledgeArundodoesnotprovideanyfoodsourcesornestinghabitatsforwildlife.Leavesandstemscontainavarietyofharmfulchemicalswhichprotectitfrommostinsectsanddeterwildlifefromfeedingonit.Isextremelydamaginginriparianecosystemsbyoutcompetingnativespecies.Constanthandremovalonaregularbasisistheonlyorganiccontainmentpossibility.FormoreinforesearchNuecesRiverAuthoritysPull-Kill-Plantprogramefforts.Non-native.Hghtupto20ftWarm-saonPrnnaAaNON-NATIVENON-NATIVENON-NATIVENON-NATIVE 88LearnMoreTexasInvasives.orgorPlants.USDA.govkinGranchBLueSteMBothriochloaischaemumAlsoknownasyellowbluestemthisgrassspreadsthroughprolicseedproductionandrhi-zomes.IntroducedtoTexasviatheKingRanchKRinanefforttostabilizesanddunes.Thisgrassmakesupto9seedcropsperyear.Fastgrowingdenseshortvegetationpreventsotherwarmseasonnativegrassesfromgettingafoothold.Seedsmovearoundinthewindandanimalfur.Likesdisturbedareas.Becomesmoreaggressivewithmowing.ItisoftenfoundgrowinginmixedcolonieswithCanebluestemBothriochloabarbinodisanativespeciesofthesamegenus.Thisisthekeytomanagement.Thesetwospeciesthriveunderthesameconditionsandllthesameniches.UseTomahawk.Prescribedreinsummerfollowedbydrouthyconditionscanprovideupto85reductioninpopulation.Non-native.Hightupto2.5ftWarm-saonPrnnialAiaJohnSonGraSSSorghumhalepenseThistallandstragly-lookinggrasswasrstbroughtoverfromtheMediterraneanasagifttoaplantationownerinMississippijust150yearsago.Helikeditandestablisheditonhislandwhereitgrewthickandfast.FromthereithasspreadalloverthesoutheasternquadrantoftheUnitedStatesandcanbefoundinspotsasfarwestasTexasandevenCalifornia.Itthrivesonanypatchofdisturbedsoilitcanndwhetherplowedorbulldozedorjustoverworked.Asingleplantproducesupto5000seedsperyearandthoseseedscanliedormantinthegroundforuptotwentyyearstocome.Thisperennialgrasshaseshyrhizomesthateasilybreakintolivepiecesofviablerootsrenderingpersistantmechanicalremovalextremelynecessary.Makesuretogetalleshyrhizomes.ReadmoreaboutMr.JohnsonsCursewww.seedsource.com.Non-native.Hightupto6ftPrnnialAfricaAiachinaBerrytreeMeliaazedarachGrowsfastSoftwoodmakesthemfalloverandcluttersitewithlimbs.ChinaBerrysproducealargeseedcropeachyear.Oftenconfusedwithnativewesternsoapberry.Majorpestinaquaticecosystems.Escapedfromresidentiallandscapes.TexasDeptofAgriculturehasrecentlyaddedtoofcialstateinvasivespecielist.Non-native.Hightupto45ftPrnnialHimalayaAiaMuSkthiStLeCarduusnutansAlsocalledNoddingThistle.MuskThistleispricklyallover-nottobeconfusedwiththebeautifulnon-pricklynativeAmericanBasketower.Introducedintheearlypartofthecenturyitisnowwidespread.Formsextremelydensestandswhichcrowdoutdesirablenatives.Seedshaveuffyplumesandareeasilydistributedbywind.Toeradicatechopbelowbottomleavesbeforeseedheadforms.Identifyyoungseedlingsbylobedwavymarginsonleaveswithyellowspines.Normallyowersinmid-summer.Seedsoftenfoundincool-seasoncovercrops.Cautiontopurchaseonlycleanseedmixes.Non-native.Hightupto6ftCool-saonAnnualeuropAiaAlienscompeteercelyforavailablesunlightandwaterNON-NATIVENON-NATIVENON-NATIVENON-NATIVEphototakenatParqueIsabelaChristopherColumbusrsthomesiteinDominicanRepublic 89privetLigustrumsinenseAvailableforsaleatbigstoresthisevergreenshrubescapesurbanlandscapesandquicklyinvadesriparianareas.Densethicketsareformedsuppressingnativevegetationandwildlifehabitat.Oneplantmakesthousandsofsmallpurpleberrieswithseedsinside.Birdseatseedsanddisperseinnaturalareas.Helpeducateyourneighbors.Handdigtoremove.Poisonoustomostpets.Non-native.NativeAlternativesAmericanBeautyberryMexicanBuckeyeMexicanPlum.Hghtupto25ftshubeuopAaAfcatocaLoteCentaureamelitensisAlsocalledMaltaStar-Thistlethisplantproducesspineyyellow-oweredheads.AlthoughTocaloteseedlingslooksimilartoyoungIndianBlanketswildowersTocalotesaremorelobed.Bestifidentiedwhenyoungaschoppingatthisstageiseasy.Takecareifchoppingwhenplanthasseedheadsasithasaspecialtrick.Tocalotesnormallyhaveafewhiddenseedheadsattheverybaseoftheplantmakesuretogettheseandbelowthelowestleaves.Manyseedheadswillbeontopofopenlybranchedstems.Seedheadssticktoanimalsandclothingbesuretocleanandremovebeforecontinuingtouninfestedareas.FungiandinsectsarecurrentlybeingtestedforintroductionintotheUnitedStatesasabiologicalcontroloftocalote.Cautionrecommendedtoanyquickxofintroducingalienfungiandinsects.Historyisfullofexampleswhichdemonstratethecurecanbeworsethantheillness.Non-native.Hghtupto3ftCoo-saonAnnuaeuopNothAfca...morebooksandresourcesonpage94Item6041BrushandWeedsofTexasrangelandsHartRectorHanselkaLyonsMcGinty25Picturesanddescriptionsofthewholeplantclose-upsofthestemflowerfruitandleafallmakeidentificationeasyfast.203ppsoft-coverItem6028WeedsofTheWesTWesternSocietyofWeedScience37Easytouseguidewithover900colorphotostohelpyouidentifyweedsandnatives.628ppsoftcoverSt.auGuStineStenotaphrumsecundatumisOftenreferredtoascarpetgrassSt.Augustineisabroadleafturfgrassthatthrivesintropicalregionswhererainfallisplentifulandfreezingtemperaturesareunusual.Stoloniferousspeciesthatrootsatthenodesspreadswithacreepinggrowthpattern.Leafbladesarefoldedandcoarsetexturedroundedatthetipandcontractedatthebase.Susceptibletoattacksbyfungigrubwormsandchinchbugs.Requiresfrequentmowingfertilizerinsecticidesandirrigationtothriveduringdrysummers...andprayerforsurvivalthroughharshwinters.TheeraofStAugustinelawnshaspassed.RootsystemsareshallowmakingforeasyremovalbylighttillingorhoeingwithourTomahawk.Besuretoremoveallstolonstoensurere-growthwillnotoccur.HavefunwithnewnativeoutdoorlivingspaceNon-native.Hghtupto1ftWam-saonPnnaTopcargonNON-NATIVENON-NATIVENON-NATIVEAlieNs 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