River Refuge Seed

Specializing in Wetland Restoration

NATIVE MIXES

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 NATIVE WETLAND MARSH MIX #1

This mix is perfect for seasonal wetlands where water recedes to marshy conditions, spring to summer.Plant 10-15 lbs/acre.


                      

     50%   Alisma subcordatum (AMERICAN WATER PLANTAIN)

     30%   Glyceria occidentalis (WESTERN MANNAGRASS)

     10%   Alopecurus aequalis (SHORTAWN FOXTAIL)

       5%   Sagittaria latifolia (WAPATO)

       5%   Leersia oryzoides (RICE CUTGRASS)

  

  $19.25 /lb

 

 NATIVE WETLAND MARSH MIX #2

 

This mix is perfect for seasonal wetlands where water recedes to marshy conditions, spring to summer. Plant 8-10 lbs/acre.

 

 

     70%     Alisma subcordatum (AMERICAN WATER PLANTAIN)

      15%    Scirpus microcarpus (SMALL FRUITED BULRUSH)

      10%    Sagittaria latifolia (WAPATO)

        5%    Sparganium eurycarpum (BUR-REED)

 

$37.50 /lb

 

NATIVE WETLAND MEDIUM TO
SHALLOW WATER MIX #3

 

This is the ideal mix for spring water depth of 6”-18” that recedes in June or July. Plant 12-18 lbs/acre.

 


      25%    Alisma subcordatum (AMERICAN WATER PLANTAIN)

       20%    Beckmannia syzigachne (AMERICAN SLOUGHGRASS)

       20%    Eleocharis palustris (CREEPING SPIKERUSH)

       20%    Glyceria occidentalis (WESTERN MANNAGRASS)

       10%    Alopecurus aequalis (SHORTAWN FOXTAIL)

         5%    Leersia oryzoides (RICE CUTGRASS)

 

  

$24.50 /lb

 

 NATIVE WETLAND DEEP WATER MIX #4

 

This mix is great for deeper water areas. It works well in areas with winter water depth of 3’-4’ and summer levels of 6”-12” or even drying in August/September. Plant 10-15 lbs/acre.

 

     60%     Alisma subcordatum (AMERICAN WATER PLANTAIN)

     20%    Sparganium eurycarpum (BUR-REED)

     20%    Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani/validus (SOFTSTEM BULRUSH)


 

$37.95 /lb

 NATIVE WETLAND BASIC MIX #5

 

These 3 perennial grasses coexist perfectly. They can be flooded the entire winter and begin to grow in the spring, even while submerged. They can go dormant, tolerating drought in late summer. Waterfowl and shorebirds work this for seed and invertebrates as it refloods in fall. Plant 8-15 lbs/acre.

 

     60%     Beckmannia syzigachne (AMERICAN SLOUGHGRASS)

     30%     Glyceria occidentalis (WESTERN MANNAGRASS)

      10%     Alopecurus aequalis (SHORTAWN FOXTAIL)


 

$11.75 /lb

 NATIVE FLOWER MIX #6

 

  

    30%     Plagiobothrys figuratus (POPCORN FLOWER)

      15%     Lupinus rivularis (RIVERBANK LUPINE)

     10%     Prunella lanceolata (SELF HEAL)

     10%     Clarkia amoena (FAREWELL TO SPRING)

     10%     Eriophyllum lanatum (OREGON SUNSHINE)

     10%     Polygonum pensylvanicum (PENNSYLVANIA SMARTWEED)

       5%     Lupinus polyphyllus (BIG LEAF LUPINE)

       5%     Lupinus polycarpus (SMALLFLOWER LUPINE)

       5%     Camassia leichtlinii (LARGE CAMAS)

 

 

$49.50 /lb

 WOODLAND FLOWER MIX #7

This mix of two beautiful native flowers thrives in wet meadows, prairies and partially shaded woodlands and is loved by pollinators.  Plant 8-10 lbs/acre.

      70%     Camassia leichtlinii (LARGE CAMAS)

      30%     Tellima grandiflora (FRINGECUP)



                                                                                                          $109.00 /lb

NATIVE ALKALI WETLAND MIX #8

This mix of of wetland mixes thrives in alkaline soil conditions and produces excellent habitat and feed for waterfowl and other aquatic animals. A great mix for any alkali restoration project.  Plant 8-10 lbs/acre.

     30%    Beckmannia syzigachne (AMERICAN SLOUGHGRASS)
     30%    Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani/validus (SOFTSTEM BULRUSH)
     30%    Bolboschoenus maritimus (ALKALI BULRUSH)
     10%    Eleocharis palustris (CREEPING SPIKERUSH)


                                                                                                          $32.25 /lb

 BIO SWALE MIX #9

This mix is recommended by erosion control specialists and conservationists. A great blend of grasses that will form a carpet that water can flow over and through. Moving your runoff through a swale, not a ditch, is sound ecology. Plant 15-25 lbs/acre.

   

     15%   Beckmannia syzigachne (AMERICAN SLOUGHGRASS)

     10%      Hordeum brachyantherum (MEADOW BARLEY)

     10%      Bromus carinatus (CALIFORNIA BROME)

     10%      Elymus glaucus (BLUE WILDRYE)

     10%      Agrostis exarata (SPIKE BENTGRASS)

     10%      Deschampsia cespitosa (TUFTED HAIRGRASS)

     10%      Festuca romeri (ROEMER'S FESCUE)

        5%     Alopecurus aequalis (SHORTAWN FOXTAIL)

        5%     Danthonia californica (CALIFORNIA OATGRASS)

        5%     Deschampsia elongata (SLENDER HAIRGRASS)

       5%    Juncus tenuis (SLENDER RUSH)

        5%    Carex unilateralis (ONE-SIDED SEDGE)

 

 

  $19.95 /lb

 NATIVE UPLAND GRASS MIX #10

 

This blend is perfect for the riparian, upland or wet prairie restoration. It creates perfect nesting cover with its mix of grasses, some creeping to fill in and some forming crowns. Most are fast growing for quick erosion control where needed. Plant 15-25 lbs./acre.

 

     30%    Elymus glaucus (BLUE WILDRYE)

     25%    Bromus carinatus (CALIFORNIA BROME)

     10%    Hordeum brachyantherum (MEADOW BARLEY)

     10%    Festuca romeri (ROEMER'S FESCUE)

     10%    Deschampsia elongata (SLENDER HAIRGRASS)

        5%    Agrostis exarata (SPIKE BENTRGRASS)

        5%    Deschampsia cespitosa (TUFTED HAIRGRASS)

          5%    Festuca rubra rubra (RED FESCUE)

 


                                                                                                              $11.40 /lb 

 NATIVE WETLAND GRASS MIX #11

(A SPECIAL MIX THAT  ATTRACTS WATERFOWL)

 

This blend of grasses can be submerged for the winter. They will begin to grow as the water recedes in the spring. They all do well in very poor soil and can also stand a droughty summer. As these grassy fields reflood in the fall and winter, ducks feed on the shattered seed and invertebrates. Plant 15-25 lbs/acre.

 

     40%   Glyceria occidentalis (WESTERN MANNAGRASS)

     30%    Beckmannia syzigachne (AMERICAN SLOUGHGRASS)

     20%    Hordeum brachyantherum (MEADOW BARLEY)

     10%    Alopecurus aequalis (SHORTAWN FOXTAIL)

 


  $13.50 /lb

 

MOIST SOIL SEDGE & RUSH MIX #12

 

 

    70%    Carex unilateralis (ONE-SIDED SEDGE)

     12%    Carex densa (DENSE SEDGE)

       5%    Juncus effuses (COMMON RUSH)

       5%    Juncus tenuis (SLENDER RUSH)

       5%    Juncus bufonius (TOAD RUSH)

       2%    Carex stipata (AWL FRUITED SEDGE)

       1%    Carex obnupta (SLOUGH SEDGE)

       

  $85.00 /lb

 


  NATIVE MOIST SOIL MANAGEMENT MIX #13

For attracting waterfowl.

   

     35%    Glyceria occidentalis (WESTERN MANNAGRASS)

     15%    Alisma subcordatum (AMERICAN WATER PLANTAIN)

     15%    Polygonum pensylvanicum (PENNSYLVANIA SMARTWEED)

     10%    Beckmannia syzigachne (AMERICAN SLOUGHGRASS)

       5%    Alopecurus aequalis (SHORTAWN FOXTAIL)

       5%    Eleocharis palustris (CREEPING SPIKERUSH)

       5%    Hordem brochyamtherum (MEADOW BARLEY)

       4%    Eleocharis ovata (OVATE  SPIKERUSH)

       3%    Leersia oryzoides (OVATE  SPIKERUSH)

       3%    Scirpus tabernaemontani/validus  (SOFTSTEM BULRUSH)

 

$20.75 /lb

 SPRING SPECIAL MIX #14

 

Dense sedge, one-sided sedge and creeping spike rush are native perennials that complement each other. Some of this seed added to any wet prairie planting will improve diversity.

 

 

     50%    Carex unilateralis (ONE-SIDED SEDGE)

     40%     Carex densa (DENSE SEDGE)

        5%     Eleocharis palustris (CREEPING SPIKERUSH)

        5%    Eleocharis ovata (OVATE  SPIKERUSH)

 

$88.50 /lb

  RAIN GARDEN MIX #15

 

     50%     Glyceria occidentalis (WESTERN MANNAGRASS)

     15%     Eleocharis palustris (CREEPING SPIKERUSH)

     15%     Hordem brochyamtherum (MEADOW BARLEY)

       6%     Eleocharis ovata (OVATE  SPIKERUSH)

       5%     Leersia oryzoides (RICE CUTGRASS)

       5%     Alopecurus aequalis (SHORTAWN FOXTAIL)

        2%     Epilobium densaflorum (DENSE SPIKED PRIMROSE)

        2%     Carex stipata (AWL-FRUITED SEDGE)

 

$29.75 /lb
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