A beautiful mix of flowers and herbs that will attract beneficial insects including lacewings, lady beetles, hover flies, syrphid flies and parasitic wasps. These hard-working insects will help to destroy harmful garden pests such as aphids, thrips and mites. Plant in a sunny bed or border. Direct sow in the fall for moderate climates and early spring for colder climates. Sow approx. 7 oz/1000 sq. ft.
The butterfly mix contains annual and perennial flowers that will provide nectar to many species of butterflies, including brushfoots, monarchs, skippers, sulphurs and swallowtails. Some of these plants will also provide food for butterfly larvae. Direct sow in the fall for moderate climates and early spring for colder climates. Sow approx. 7 oz./1000 sq. ft.
NEW! An heirloom from the 1930’s. Bright orange, quill-like petals are profuse on compact 18-24" plants. Great for containers and mixed beds. Edible blossoms.
50 seeds per packet
Black-Eyed Susan Gloriosa Double Daisy (OG) #2365
NEW! This classic, sunny flower is a 1981 All-America Selection winner that has seen limited availability in recent years. We are thrilled to add it to our offerings. Long, strong stems and a mix of bright, semi-double and double flowers make Gloriosa an excellent cut flower. It requires long days for flower onset and deadheading is recommended in the summer. Heat and drought tolerant. Tender perennial in zones 9-10. 95-105 days.
White Swan Echinacea (OG) #2244
NEW! A first-year bloomer, with graceful white blossoms. White Swan will be more floriferous the second year with 2’ sturdy stems that are great for long-lasting cut flowers. This is a natural selection from the white-flowered varieties of the native, purple echinacea. Flowers are popular with butterflies and birds enjoy the seeds. Drought tolerant, prefers full sun. Perennial in zones 3-8.
50 seeds per packet.
Peredovik Sunflower (OG) #2403
NEW! Russian heirloom that produces black seeds that have a very high oil content. Seeds are often used to make oil and are a top choice for feeding birds. Flowers reach 5-6’ tall with one big head and smaller side shoots. An excellent source of pollen for bees and other pollinators. Approximately 532 seeds/oz. 55 days.
Summer Berries Yarrow (OG) #2454
A U.S. native and pollinator favorite, this deer resistant plant thrives in poor soil and hot, sunny conditions. Summer Berries is a cheerful mix of red, pink, salmon and white. Plants are 2' with clumps of fern-like leaves. Tiny flowers form 3–5" flattened clusters and dry beautifully. Perennial. Approx. 6,000 seeds/oz.
100 seeds per packet
Mexican Torch Sunflower (OG) #2404
NEW! Torch is heat-loving and attractive to beneficial insects and pollinators. Towering, multi-branching plants reach 4-6’ tall with profuse, 3" deep orange blossoms. Torch is a good variety for cutting and blooms mid-summer to frost. Plants tolerate drought and infertile soil. Annual, but may reseed. 85-90 days.