Emergent Wetland Native Seed Mix - Specifications

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Common Name Scientific Name % of Mix  (Seeds/ft2) Seeds/ft2 Total oz. / Acre
Grasses
Blue Joint Grass Calamagrostis canadensis 2.30% 3.21 0.50 PLS oz.
Viriginia wild rye Elymus virginicus 2.76% 3.86 40.00 PLS oz.
Fowl Manna Grass Glyceria striata 5.25% 7.35 2.00 PLS oz.
Rice Cut Grass Leersia oryzoides 1.67% 2.34 3.00 PLS oz.
Sedges
Bottlebrush Sedge Carex comosa 1.48% 2.07 3.00 PLS oz.
Porcupine Sedge Carex hystericina 1.48% 2.07 3.00 PLS oz.
Lake Sedge Carex lacustris 0.16% 0.22 0.30 PLS oz.
Brown Fox Sedge Carex vulpinoidea 4.92% 6.89 3.00 PLS oz.
Red-rooted spikerush Eleocharis erythropoda 0.41% 0.57 0.32 PLS oz.
Great Spike Rush Eleocharis palustris 0.27% 0.37 0.32 PLS oz.
Common Rush Juncus effusus 16.41% 22.96 1.00 PLS oz.
Green Bulrush Scirpus atrovirens 15.10% 21.12 2.00 PLS oz.
Woolgrass Scirpus cyperinus 13.95% 19.51 0.50 PLS oz.
River Bulrush Schoenoplectus fluviatilis 0.21% 0.30 3.00 PLS oz.
Softstem Bulrush Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani 1.53% 2.13 3.00 PLS oz.
Forbs
Sweet Flag Acorus americanus 0.32% 0.45 3.00 PLS oz.
Water Plantain Alisma subcordatum 2.95% 4.13 3.00 PLS oz.
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata 0.16% 0.22 2.00 PLS oz.
Joe Pye Weed Eupatorium maculatum / Eutrochium maculatum  1.56% 2.18 1.00 PLS oz.
Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum 2.63% 3.67 1.00 PLS oz.
Sneezeweed Helenium autumnale 3.41% 4.78 1.60 PLS oz.
Southern Blue Flag Iris Iris virginica shrevei 0.07% 0.09 4.00 PLS oz.
Great blue lobelia Lobelia siphilitica 3.28% 4.59 0.40 PLS oz.
Monkey Flower Mimulus ringens 12.08% 16.90 0.32 PLS oz.
Common Arrowhead Sagittaria latifolia 1.00% 1.40 1.00 PLS oz.
Giant Bur Reed Sparganium eurycarpum 0.05% 0.07 6.40 PLS oz.
Blue Vervain Verbena hastata 4.58% 6.40 3.00 PLS oz.
           
  % of Mix  (Seeds/ft2) Seeds/ft2 Total lb / Acre
Grasses 11.98% 16.76 2.84
Sedges & Rushes 55.92% 78.21 1.22
Forbs 32.10% 44.89 1.67
Grand Total 100% 139.86 5.73