Flower Mix Bring Home the Butterflies Seeds (LG)

Flower Mix Bring Home the Butterflies Seeds (LG)

Assorted Genera and species

Item #7009

LARGE PACKET

Annuals, biennials and perennials. It’s easy to convert your garden into a private retreat for native butterflies. Butterflies use plants during each stage of their life cycle – egg, larva (caterpillar), pupa (chrysalis) and adult (butterfly). This mix includes plants for their entire life cycle, and will attract a great number and variety of native butterflies.




Annuals, biennials and perennials

Full sun

Blooms spring
to fall

12”-48” tall

Days to Emerge:
7-21 days

Seed Depth:
1/8”-1/4”

Seed Spacing:
Scatter about 25
seeds per square
foot and rake in

Thinning:
As needed


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks before average last frost. A second option: sow half the seed 4 weeks before the average last frost (hoping the last frost is earlier than usual) and sow the second half a week or two after the average last frost (just to be safe).

When to start inside: Not recommended.

SOWN AT THE RATE OF 25 SEEDS PER SQ. FT., THIS MIX COVERS APPROXIMATELY 150 SQ. FT.

Mix contains by weight:
1. China Aster (A) <5%
2. Bishop's Flower (A) <5%
3. Black-Eyed Susan (P) <5%
4. Borage (A) <5%
5. Calendula (A) 7%
6. Balsam (A) 6%
7. Crimson Clover (A) <5%
8. Lance-leaved Coreopsis (P) <5%
9. Bachelor's Button (A) <5%
10. Cosmos (A) 7%
11. Dill (A) <5%
12. Lemon Mint (A) <5%
13. Mexican Lupine (A) 30%
14. Mexican Sunflower (A) 7%
15. Parsley (B) <5%
16. Pincushion Flower (TP/A) <5%
17. Blazing Star (P) <5%
18. Purple Coneflower (P) <5%
19. Rocky Mountain Bee Plant (A) <5%
20. Snapdragon (TP/A) <5%
21. Sneezeweed (P) <5%
22. Butterfly Milkweed (P) <5%
23. Sweet Sultan (TP/A) <5%
24. Sweet William (TP/A) <5%
25. Tall Verbena (TP/A) <5%
26. Sweet Alyssum (TP/A) <5%

A=Annual, P=Perennial, B=Biennial, TP=Tender Perennial

Artist: Libby Kyer



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