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Replaces BWSR U4
Lbs/Acre 12.5

 

35-521

Dry Prairie Southwest

 

 

 

 

Common Name

Scientific Name

Rate (kg/ha)

Rate (lb/ac)

% of Mix (% by wt)

Seeds/ sq ft

side-oats grama

Bouteloua curtipendula

1.57

1.40

11.16%

3.08

blue grama

Bouteloua gracilis

1.06

0.95

7.57%

13.90

nodding wild rye

Elymus canadensis

1.35

1.20

9.63%

2.30

slender wheatgrass

Elymus trachycaulus

1.12

1.00

7.99%

2.53

porcupine grass

Hesperostipa spartea

0.84

0.75

6.02%

0.19

junegrass

Koeleria macrantha

0.34

0.30

2.40%

22.00

little bluestem

Schizachyrium scoparium

1.68

1.50

11.96%

8.24

sand dropseed

Sporobolus cryptandrus

0.17

0.15

1.20%

11.00

 

Total Grasses

8.13

7.25

57.93%

63.23

whorled milkweed

Asclepias verticillata

0.01

0.01

0.10%

0.05

Canada milk vetch

Astragalus canadensis

0.07

0.06

0.51%

0.40

white prairie clover

Dalea candida

0.07

0.06

0.46%

0.40

purple prairie clover

Dalea purpurea

0.11

0.10

0.80%

0.55

Canada tick trefoil

Desmodium canadense

0.04

0.04

0.36%

0.09

narrow-leaved purple coneflower

Echinacea angustifolia

0.09

0.08

0.62%

0.20

ox-eye

Heliopsis helianthoides

0.04

0.04

0.35%

0.10

round-headed bush clover

Lespedeza capitata

0.03

0.03

0.27%

0.10

rough blazing star

Liatris aspera

0.02

0.02

0.18%

0.13

dotted blazing star

Liatris punctata

0.02

0.02

0.16%

0.05

wild bergamot

Monarda fistulosa

0.03

0.03

0.24%

0.76

stiff goldenrod

Oligoneuron rigidum

0.08

0.07

0.53%

1.00

black-eyed susan

Rudbeckia hirta

0.08

0.07

0.52%

2.20

heath aster

Symphyotrichum ericoides

0.01

0.01

0.10%

0.90

smooth aster

Symphyotrichum laeve

0.03

0.03

0.24%

0.60

bracted spiderwort

Tradescantia bracteata

0.02

0.02

0.13%

0.06

hoary vervain

Verbena stricta

0.11

0.10

0.78%

1.00

golden alexanders

Zizia aurea

0.24

0.21

1.68%

0.85

 

Total Forbs

1.12

1.00

8.03%

9.44

Oats

Avena sativa

4.76

4.25

34.04%

1.90

 

Total Cover Crop

4.76

4.25

34.04%

1.90

 

Totals:

14.01

12.50

100.00%

74.57

Purpose:

Regional dry prairie reconstruction for wetland mitigation, ecological restoration, or conservation program plantings.

Planting Area:

North-Central Glaciated Plains Section.  Mn/DOT Districts 3A(southwest) 3B, 4(south), 7 & 8.

 

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