Knox County Soil & Water Conservation District Prairie Plant Sale

The following native wildflowers and grasses will be included in the Knox County SWCD Prairie Plant Sale fundraiser this spring. Visit the Knox County website for more information about their sale.

www.knoxcountyswcd.tripod.com

All the plants included on the order form are easy to grow and perform well in landscaping.

WILDFLOWERS COLOR BLOOM MATURE HT.
AMERICAN BELLFLOWER BLUE JULY-OCT 2-6 FT
BROWN-EYED SUSAN YELLOW AUG-OCT 3-5 FT
COMMON MILKWEED PINK/PURPLE JUNE-AUG 2-6 FT
CUT-LEAF CONEFLOWER YELLOW JULY-SEPT 3-8 FT
ELM-LEAVED GOLDEN ROD YELLOW JULY-AUG 2-3 FT
NEW ENGLAND ASTER PINK/PURPLE AUG-OCT UP TO 4 FT
PALE PURPLE CONEFLOWER PINK/PURPLE JUNE-JULY UP TO 3 FT
SAWTOOTH SUNFLOWER YELLOW AUG-OCT 3-12 FT
SHORT’S ASTER BLUE AUG-OCT 1-4 FT
STARRY CAMPION WHITE JULY-OCT 3 FT
STIFF GOLDENROD YELLOW AUG-OCT 4 FT
WILD PETUNIA LAVENDER JUNE-JULY 1-2 FT
GRASSES
BIG BLUESTEM RED JULY-OCT 3-8 FT
CANADA WILD RYE GOLD JULY-OCT 3-5 FT
FOX SEDGE GOLD JUNE-JULY 1.5-3.5 FT
INDIAN GRASS GREEN JUNE-JULY 3-7 FT

Click on the photos for more information about each plant.

Note: Additional photos of these plants can be found at Illinoiswildflowers.info