Helping restore the native landscape for over 50 years
Founded by Calvin Ernst in 1964, Ernst Conservation Seeds is the largest native seed producer and supplier in the eastern United States.
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Browse all seed mixes and find the one you need using the advanced search and filtering options of our Seed Finder Tool:
Tap-rooted legume; can help to increase nitrogen availability in some soils; fruit and seeds can irritate the digestive tract of livestock; seeds provide food for quail, doves, and turkey; attracts parasitoid wasps that control plant-eating insects.
The native and non-native wildflowers establish quickly and have a 2-3 year lifespan; wildlife and pollinator value. Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not.
Fall, Spring, Spring/Fall, Spring/Summer, Summer, Summer/Fall
Mixed, Pink, Purple, Red, White, Yellow
Andropogon gerardii, IL Ecotype
Andropogon gerardii, Albany Pine Bush-NY Ecotype