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Replaces BWSR U5
Lbs/Acre 12.00

 

35-641

Mesic Prairie Southeast

 

 

 

 

Common Name

Scientific Name

Rate (kg/ha)

Rate (lb/ac)

% of Mix (% by wt)

Seeds/ sq ft

big bluestem

Andropogon gerardii

1.01

0.90

7.49%

3.30

side-oats grama

Bouteloua curtipendula

1.54

1.37

11.38%

3.01

nodding wild rye

Elymus canadensis

1.18

1.05

8.77%

2.01

slender wheatgrass

Elymus trachycaulus

1.01

0.90

7.50%

2.28

switchgrass

Panicum virgatum

0.24

0.21

1.78%

1.10

little bluestem

Schizachyrium scoparium

1.42

1.27

10.59%

7.00

Indian grass

Sorghastrum nutans

2.24

2.00

16.68%

8.82

 

Total Grasses

8.63

7.70

64.19%

27.52

butterfly milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa

0.07

0.06

0.53%

0.10

whorled milkweed

Asclepias verticillata

0.01

0.01

0.10%

0.05

Canada milk vetch

Astragalus canadensis

0.18

0.16

1.33%

1.00

partridge pea

Chamaecrista fasciculata

0.67

0.60

5.00%

0.60

white prairie clover

Dalea candida

0.01

0.01

0.07%

0.06

purple prairie clover

Dalea purpurea

0.10

0.09

0.76%

0.50

Canada tick trefoil

Desmodium canadense

0.17

0.15

1.24%

0.30

ox-eye

Heliopsis helianthoides

0.06

0.05

0.43%

0.12

rough blazing star

Liatris aspera

0.03

0.03

0.21%

0.15

great blazing star

Liatris pycnostachya

0.03

0.03

0.29%

0.14

wild bergamot

Monarda fistulosa

0.01

0.01

0.06%

0.18

stiff goldenrod

Oligoneuron rigidum

0.02

0.02

0.17%

0.31

gray-headed coneflower

Ratibida pinnata

0.02

0.02

0.15%

0.20

black-eyed susan

Rudbeckia hirta

0.06

0.05

0.38%

1.54

heath aster

Symphyotrichum ericoides

0.01

0.01

0.05%

0.40

smooth aster

Symphyotrichum laeve

0.06

0.05

0.41%

1.00

bracted spiderwort

Tradescantia bracteata

0.04

0.04

0.34%

0.15

blue vervain

Verbena hastata

0.04

0.04

0.37%

1.50

hoary vervain

Verbena stricta

0.11

0.10

0.85%

1.05

golden alexanders

Zizia aurea

0.08

0.07

0.60%

0.29

 

Total Forbs

1.79

1.60

13.34%

9.64

Oats

Avena sativa

3.03

2.70

22.47%

1.20

 

Total Cover Crop

3.03

2.70

22.47%

1.20

 

Totals:

13.45

12.00

100.00%

38.36

Purpose:

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

Planting Area:

Eastern Broadleaf Forest Province excluding Hardwood Hills subsection.  Mn/DOT Districts Metro & 6.

 

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