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.

Purchase this Seed Mix from American Meadows.


Thumb Species Characteristics

Aquilegia coerulea
Colorado blue columbine, Rocky Mountain columbine

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Shade
Water: Moist

Clarkia pulchella
Deerhorn clarkia, Beautiful clarkia, Ragged robin, Pink fairies

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Light: Part-shade
Water:

Cleome serrulata
Rocky Mountain beeplant, Rocky mountain bee plant, Waa, Skunk weed

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Dry

Coreopsis tinctoria
Plains coreopsis, Golden tickseed, Goldenwave, Calliopsis

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Moist

Dalea purpurea var. purpurea
Purple prairie clover, Violet prairie clover

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun
Water: Moist

Erigeron speciosus
Aspen fleabane, Showy fleabane

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun
Water:

Gaillardia aristata
Common gaillardia, Great blanketflower, Blanketflower, Brown-eyed susan

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun
Water: Dry

Gaillardia pulchella
Firewheel, Indian Blanket

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Dry

Gilia capitata
Blue gilia, Blue-head gily-flower, Bluehead gilia, Globe gilia

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun
Water:

Heliomeris multiflora
Showy goldeneye

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Light:
Water:

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Blue flax, Prairie flax

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Part-shade
Water: Dry

Machaeranthera tanacetifolia
Tanseyleaf tansyaster, Tahoka Daisy, Tansy Aster

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun, Part-shade
Water: Dry

Oenothera pallida
Pale evening-primrose

Duration: Biennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun
Water:

Penstemon strictus
Rocky Mountain penstemon, Rocky Mountain beardtongue

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Part-shade
Water:

Ratibida columnifera
Mexican hat, Prairie coneflower, Upright prairie coneflower, Red-spike mexican-hat, Long-headed coneflower, Thimbleflower

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun
Water: Moist, Dry

Rudbeckia hirta
Black-eyed Susan, Common black-eyed Susan, Brown-eyed Susan

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun, Shade, Part-shade
Water: Moist, Dry

Symphyotrichum laeve var. laeve
Smooth blue aster, Smooth aster

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Light: Sun
Water: Dry