Native Seed Mixes

Mellow Marsh Farm has over 40 years of seeding "know-how." Contact us for:

Mellow Marsh Standard Mixes (contact us for a price quote):

Mixes are subject to change due to seed availability

MMF Pollinator Mix

Recommended application rate: 12 to 15 lbs. per acre
(2.5 to 3 lbs/1000 sq ft)
SpeciesCommon Name Percent
Chamaecrista fasciculataPartridge pea
10
Coreopsis lanceolataLance leaf tickseed
10
Achillea millefoliumCommon yarrow
10
Bidens aristosaBidens
9
Gaillardia pulchellaIndian blanket
8
Elymus canadensisCanada wild rye
6
Elymus virginicusVirginia wild rye
6
Tripsacum dactyloidesEastern gammagrass
6
Sorghastrum nutansIndian grass
6
Rudbeckia hirtaBlackeyed susan
6
Schizachyrium scopariumLittle bluestem
4
Tridens flavusPurple top
4
Echinacea purpureaCone flower
4
Senna hebecarpaWild senna
2
Helianthus angustifoliusSwamp sunflower
2
Helianthus maximilianiiMaximilian's sunflower
2
Monarda punctataSpotted beebalm
2
Verbena hastataBlue vervain
1
Asclepias tuberosaButterfly weed
1
Symphyotrichum (Aster) pilosumHeather aster
1
  
100

MMF Riparian Buffer Mix

Recommended application rate: 20-25 lbs. per acre
SpeciesCommon Name Percent
Elymus virginicusVirginia wild rye
15
Panicum virgatumSwitchgrass
15
Rudbeckia hirtaBlack-eyed susan
10
Coreopsis lanceolataCoreopsis
10
Panicum clandestinumDeer tongue
10
Andropogon gerardiiBig bluestem
5
Juncus effususSoft rush
5
Echinochloa muricataAwned barnyard grass
5
Schizachyrium scopariumLittle bluestem
5
Sorghastrum nutansIndian grass
5
Tripsacum dactyloidesGamma
5
  
100

MMF Piedmont Shade Mix

Recommended application rate: 20-25 lbs. per acre
SpeciesCommon Name Percent
Elymus virginicusVirginia wild rye
35
Andropogon gerardiiBig bluestem
18
Schizachyrium scopariumLittle bluestem
15
Chamaecrista fasciculataPatridge pea
13
Carex vulpinoideaFox sedge
8
Desmodium canadenseShowy tick trefoil
5
Carex intumescensSedge
3
Bidens aristosaBeggar ticks
3
  
100

MMF Storm Water Pond Mix

Recommended application rate: 20-25 lbs. per acre
SpeciesCommon Name Percent
Agrostis stoloniferaCreeping bentgrass
28
Carex vulpinoideaFox sedge
23
Elymus virginicusVirginia wild rye
28
Helenium autumnaleSneezeweed
4
Iris versicolorBlue flag
5
Desmodium canadenseShowy tick trefoil
4
Rudbeckia hirtaBlack-eyed susan
4
Verbena hastataBlue vervain
4
  
100

MMF Stablization Mix

Recommended application rate: 20-25 lbs. per acre
SpeciesCommon Name Percent
Elymus virginicusVirginia wild rye
15
Tripsacum dactyloidesEastern gammagrass
13
Panicum virgatumSwitchgrass
12
Agrostis scabraRough bentgrass
12
Carex vulpinoideaFox sedge
10
Tridens flavusPurple top
10
Schizachyrium scopariumLittle bluestem
8
Coreopsis lanceolataLance leaf tickseed
5
Sorghastrum nutansIndian grass
5
Elymus hystrixBottlebrush grass
5
Festuca ovina var. duriuscalaHard fescue
4
Rudbeckia hirtaBlackeyed susan
1
  
100

MMF Salt Tolerant Mix

Recommended application rate: 20-25 lbs. per acre
SpeciesCommon Name PercentSalt Tolerance
Andropogon gerardiiBig bluestem
8
moderate
Juncus effususSoft rush
7
low
Panicum dichotomiflorumSmooth panic grass
32
moderate
Schoenoplectus pungensCommon threesquare
5
moderate
Typha angustifoliaNarrow leaf cattail
10
moderate
Polygonum sagittatumArrow leaved tear thumb
8
moderate
Panicum virgatumSwitchgrass
30
moderate
  
100

MMF Wetland Seed Mix

Recommended application rate: 20-25 lbs. per acre
SpeciesCommon Name Percent
Elymus ripariusRiverbank wild rye
20
Carex vulpinoideaFox sedge
12
Panicum virgatumSwitchgrass
15
Poa palustrisFowl bluegrass
15
Dichanthelium clandestinumDeer tongue
8
Bidens aristosaBidens
7
Juncus effusus, NC EcotypeSoft rush
4
Sagittaria latifoliaDuck potato
2
Saururus cernuusLizards tail
2
  
100

 

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