All-Native Southwestern Mix

All-Native Southwestern Mix for Arizona, Southern California, New Mexico, Southern Nevada, West Texas and Oklahoma. This mixture contains 16 wildflowers, 10 annuals for first-year color, plus 6 perennials or biennials for second and successive years' bloom. This wildflower mix was created especially for the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center by American Meadows.

Purchase this Seed Mix from American Meadows.


Scientific Name Common Name Duration Habit Sun Water
Baileya multiradiata Desert marigold, Showy desert marigold, Paper daisy, Desert baileya Annual Herb Part-shade Dry
Clarkia unguiculata Elegant clarkia, Elegant fairyfan, Mountain garland Annual Herb Part-shade Dry
Coreopsis tinctoria Plains coreopsis, Golden tickseed, Goldenwave, Calliopsis Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Moist
Eschscholzia californica California poppy, California gold poppy Annual Herb Sun Dry
Eschscholzia californica ssp. mexicana Mexican gold poppy, California poppy, Amopalo del campo Annual Herb Sun Moist, Dry
Gaillardia pulchella Firewheel, Indian Blanket Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Gilia tricolor Bird's-eye gilia, Bird's-eyes Annual Herb Sun
Layia platyglossa Coastal tidytips Annual Herb Sun Dry
Linum lewisii var. lewisii Blue flax, Prairie flax Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Lupinus succulentus Hollowleaf annual lupine, Hollow-leaf annual lupine, Arroyo lupine, Succulent lupine Annual Herb Sun Dry
Machaeranthera tanacetifolia Tanseyleaf tansyaster, Tahoka Daisy, Tansy Aster Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Mentzelia lindleyi Lindley's blazingstar, Evening star Annual Herb Sun Dry
Nemophila maculata Fivespot Annual Herb Part-shade Moist
Oenothera pallida Pale evening-primrose Biennial Herb Sun
Oenothera speciosa Pink evening primrose, Showy evening primrose, Mexican evening primrose, Showy primrose, Pink ladies, Buttercups, Pink buttercups Perennial Herb Sun Moist, Dry
Phacelia campanularia Desertbells, Blue bells, Desert Canterbury bells Annual Herb Sun Dry
Ratibida columnifera Mexican hat, Prairie coneflower, Upright prairie coneflower, Red-spike mexican-hat, Long-headed coneflower, Thimbleflower Perennial Herb Sun Moist, Dry