Bee Feed Mix

This mixture is a blend of annual and perennial flowers that proved nectar and pollen to native bees, honey bees, and other pollinators. It provides bee forage all season long, from spring through fall.

Scientific Name Common Name Type
Agastache foeniculum Lavender Hyssop P
Aribis alpina Rockcress P
Aster novae-angiae New England Aster P
Cleome serrlata Rocky Mountain Beeplant A
Coreopsis lanceolata Lance-Leaved Coreopsis P
Coreopsis tintoria Plains Coreopsis A
Cosmos bipinnatus Dwarf Cosmos A
Cynoglossum amabile Chinese Forget-Me-Not A/B
Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower P
Erigeron speciosus Fleabane Daisy P
Eschscholzia californica California Poppy TP
Gallardia pulchella Annual Gaillardia A
Gillia captitata Globe Gillia A
Layia platyglossa Tidy Tips A
Lobularia maritima Sweet Alyssum TP
Monarda fistulosa Bergamot P
Myosotis sylvatica Forget-Me-Not A/B
Nemophila Menziesii Baby-Blue-Eyes A
Papaver rhoeas Corn Poppy A
Tradescantia ohiensis Ohio Spiderwort P



  • 16 oz
  • 8 oz
  • 4 oz
  • 2 oz


  • Planting Rate/acre** 6-12 lbs
  • Planting rate 1/2 acre or less 5 oz./1000 sq. ft.
  • Seeds/lb. 521,000

*P = Perennial A = Annual B= Biennial TP= Tender perennial, grown as an annual in colder climates
** These rates are calculated for 120 seeds per square foot, and soil preparation and weed control are possible.

(A) annuals, bloom the first year, and reproduce by seed, individual plants die each year.
(P) perennials bloom the second year, individual plants live for years, and reproduce by seeds.