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Desert Tortoise Mix

Desert Tortoise Mix


  • Desert Tortoise Mix

    Desert Tortoise Mix

    $6.00 Excl. tax

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      A delectable feast of annuals and perennials for the health and satisfaction of your desert tortoise. Height 6" - 4'


      The Desert Tortoise Mix includes:

      • Castilleja exserta (Purple Owl's Clover)
      • Eriogonum fasciculatum var. foliolosum (California Buckwheat)
      • Lasthenia californica (Goldfields)
      • Salvia columbariae (Chia)
      • Sphaeralcea ambigua (Apricot Mallow)
      • Stipa speciosa (Desert Needlegrass)
      • Stipa hymenoides (Indian Ricegrass)

      Approximate sowing rates as follows:

      • Packet: 50 sq. ft.
      • Ounce: 200 sq. ft.
      • 1/4 Pound: 750 sq. ft. 
      • 1/2 Pound: 1500 sq. ft. 
      • 1 Pound: 3000 sq. ft. 


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