Attracts both native and introduced honeybees! This colorful combination of wildflowers is designed to create foraging sites for bees and other native pollinators. The seed mix does well in a variety of growing conditions, and provides season-long blooms, nectar and pollen. Seed pack (1 oz) treats 100 square feet.
Bee Rescue Mix Includes:
Forget-Me-Nots, Poppies, Baby Blue-Eyes, Purple Coneflower, Spiderwort, Coreopsis, Cosmos, Indian Blanket, Rocky Mountain Beeplant, Globe Gilia, Tidy Tips, Rockcress, Sweet Alyssum, New England Aster, Aspen Daisy, Mountain Beebalm and Lavender Hyssop.
The ideal time to plant wildflowers is either in the spring (one month prior to date of last hard freeze) or late fall (after October).
For even distribution, combine with clean, dry sand at a ratio of 4:1 (sand to seed) and scatter by hand or mechanical spreader. Gently rake over the area covering to a depth of 1/8 to 1/4 inch or 2-3 times the seed diameter. Keep moist for 4-6 weeks to ensure the best germination.