All-Native Western Mix

All-Native Western Mixture for Colorado, Utah, Montana, Idaho, Nevada, North and South Dakota, Eastern Oregon and Washington. This mixture includes 15 native wildflowers: 5 annuals for first-year color. Plus 10 hardy perennials for second and successive years’ bloom. This wildflower mix was created especially for the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center by American Meadows.

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Scientific Name Common Name Duration Habit Sun Water
Aquilegia coerulea Colorado blue columbine, Rocky Mountain columbine Perennial Herb Shade Moist
Clarkia pulchella Deerhorn clarkia, Beautiful clarkia, Ragged robin, Pink fairies Annual Herb Part-shade
Cleome serrulata Rocky Mountain beeplant, Rocky mountain bee plant, Waa, Skunk weed Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Coreopsis tinctoria Plains coreopsis, Golden tickseed, Goldenwave, Calliopsis Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Moist
Dalea purpurea var. purpurea Purple prairie clover, Violet prairie clover Perennial Herb Sun Moist
Erigeron speciosus Aspen fleabane, Showy fleabane Perennial Herb Sun
Gaillardia aristata Common gaillardia, Great blanketflower, Blanketflower, Brown-eyed susan Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Gaillardia pulchella Firewheel, Indian Blanket Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Gilia capitata Blue gilia, Blue-head gily-flower, Bluehead gilia, Globe gilia Annual Herb Sun
Heliomeris multiflora Showy goldeneye Perennial Subshrub
Linum lewisii var. lewisii Blue flax, Prairie flax Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Machaeranthera tanacetifolia Tanseyleaf tansyaster, Tahoka Daisy, Tansy Aster Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Oenothera pallida Pale evening-primrose Biennial Herb Sun
Penstemon strictus Rocky Mountain penstemon, Rocky Mountain beardtongue Perennial Herb Part-shade
Ratibida columnifera Mexican hat, Prairie coneflower, Upright prairie coneflower, Red-spike mexican-hat, Long-headed coneflower, Thimbleflower Perennial Herb Sun Moist, Dry
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan, Common black-eyed Susan, Brown-eyed Susan Annual Herb Sun, Shade, Part-shade Moist, Dry
Symphyotrichum laeve var. laeve Smooth blue aster, Smooth aster Perennial Herb Sun Dry