Western Xeriscape Mix

This mix of native wildflowers is for areas in the Western U.S. and Western Canada where water conservation is desired.

Scientific Name Common Name Type
Baileya multrisdiata Desert Marigold A/P
Eschscholzia californica California Poppy TP
Gaillardia aristata Perennial Gaillardia P
Gilia tricolor Bird's Eyes P
Layia platyglossa Tidy Tips A
Linuim lewisii Lewis Flax P
Lupinus succulentus Arroyo Lupine A
Machaeranthera tanacetifolia Prairie Aster B
Mentezlia lindleyi Blazing Star A
Oenothera pallida Pale Evening Primrose P
Penstemon palmeri Palmer Penstemon P
Penstemon strictus Rocky Mountain Penstemon P
Phacelia campanularia California Bluebell A
Ratibida columnifera Prairie Coneflower B/P
Sphaeralcea grossularifolia Gooseberry Globemallow P
Thelesperma filifolium Greenthread A



  • 2 oz covers 290 sq-ft.
  • 4 oz covers 570 sq-ft.
  • 8 oz covers 1140 sq-ft.
  • 16 oz covers 2290 sq-ft.


  • Planting Rate/acre** 9-18 lbs
  • Planting rate 1/2 acre or less 7 oz./1000 sq. ft.
  • Seeds/lb. 289,000

*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.