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Payne's #1: Rainbow Mix

Payne's #1: Rainbow Mix


  • Payne's #1: Rainbow Mix

    Payne's #1: Rainbow Mix

    By far, one of our most popular mixtures. Annual wildflowers of all colors, mixed in the right proportions to produce a succession of flowers from early spring until late summer. Overall height 18".


    Payne's #1: Rainbow Mix

    Theodore Payne Original Mix Recipe

    The mix includes:

    • Clarkia amoena (Farewell-to-Spring)
    • Clarkia unguiculata (Elegant Clarkia)
    • Eschscholzia californica (California Poppy)
    • Eschscholzia californica var. maritima (Coastal Poppy)
    • Gilia capitata (Globe Gilia)
    • Lasthenia californica (Goldfields)
    • Layia platyglossa (Tidy Tips)
    • Lupinus succulentus (Arroyo Lupine)
    • Phacelia campanularia (Desert Bluebells)
    • Phacelia tanacetifolia (Lacy Phacelia)

    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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