This mix is an organic gardener’s best friend. This blend of herbs and flowers attracts beneficial insects such as lacewings, lady beetles, hover flies, syrphid flies and parasitic wasps. Plant around your vegetable garden to bring in the beneficials and help control garden pests.
Planting Rate/acre 9-18 lbs.
Planting Rate for 1/2 acre or less 7 oz./1000 sq. ft.
Mix Includes: Baby Blue-Eyes, Bergamot, Bishop’s Flower, Black-Eyed Susan, California Poppy, Candytuft, Cilantro, Dill, Dwarf Cosmos, Fennel, Gayfeather, Globe Gilia, Indian Blanket, Lance-Leaved Coreopsis, Purple Prairie Clover, Rockcress, Shasta Daisy, Siberian Wallflower and Sweet Alyssum.
|Germination Temperature||Planting Depth||Days to Germination||Plant Spacing||Row Spacing||Sun|
|65-75||1/8"||7-21||25 seeds p/sq ft.||Thin as needed||Full|
Sow outdoors 1-2 weeks after average last frost. Broadcast mixture evenly over area. Lightly rake seed and gently tamp into soil. Seed should be no deeper than 1/8".
Prefers average, well-drained soil.
Keep area moist to aid germination.
Plant in late spring, after last frost, early summer or fall. Fall seeding can be very successful, especially in dry soils. Fall plantings will germinate the following spring.