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Shade Mix

Shade MixFlower Seed


Product ID: 1739

Brighten shaded areas with this colorful mix.

Best for woodland edges and softly shaded areas. Crushed corn cobs are added as a filler to this mix for better distribution of seed. Mix contains:
• Aquilegia caerulea - Columbine, Giant (P)
• Aquilegia vulgaris - Columbine (P)
• Campanula carpatica - Tussock Bellflower (P)
• Leucanthemum X superbum - Shasta Daisy (P)
• Clarkia unguiculata - Clarkia (A)
• Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (A)
• Coreopsis lanceolata - Lanceleaf Coreopsis (P)
• Cynoglossum amabile - Chinese Forget-Me-Not (A)
• Delphinium consolida - Larkspur, Rocket (A)
• Dianthus barbatus - Sweet William (TP)
• Echinacea purpurea - Purple Coneflower (P)
• Gypsophila elegans - Baby's Breath (A)
• Iberis umbellate - Candytuft (A)
• Linaria maroccana - Spurred Snapdragon (A)
• Myosotis sylvatica - Forget-Me-Not (B)
• Nemophila menziesii - Baby Blue-Eyes (A)
• Papaver rhoeas - Corn Poppy (A)
• Viola cornuta - Pansy, Horned Violet (P)
SEEDING RATE: 1/4 lb. sows 1,000 sq.ft.; 5-10 lb./acre.
(Varieties are subject to change depending upon availability). Avg. 66,500 seeds/lb.

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17391/4 Pound  $18.10 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   Varies

Plant Cycle:   (TP)  

Shipping Information & Notes

CAUTION: This mix contains Digitalis purpurea, commonly known as foxglove. All parts of this plant are poisonous, including the seeds. Exercise extreme caution around children and pets. The purchaser assumes all liabilities relating to the use of this product.

Growing Information

Flower Mixes

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 10-28 days at 65-75°F (18-24°C).

SOWING: Direct seed (recommended): Prepare weed-free field or bed area. Broadcast mixture evenly over area. Lightly rake seed and gently tamp into soil. Seed should be no deeper than 1/8". Keep area moist to aid germination. Planting Times: Plant in late spring, after late frost, early summer or fall. Fall seeding can be very successful, especially on dry soils. Fall plantings and dormant seedings and the seeds will not germinate until spring.


SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Average, well-drained soil.

SEEDING RATES: 1/4 lb. package sows 600 square feet.

USE:S Natural plantings for beds and field areas.

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