Needle & Threadgrass

Needle & Threadgrass "bails" after custom field collection in a native southern utah stand.


A Little Bit About Us

Great Basin Seed has a proud heritage in the Intermountain West seed industry. Our family lineage and business heritage are directly linked to the beginnings of reclamation, revegetation and wildlife habitat improvement.


Great Basin Seed
450 South 50 East
Ephraim, UT 84627

Contact Info

435.283.1411 (Office)
435.283.6872 (Fax)

Questions? Gives us a call at 435.283.1411 Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm.

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Midwest Wildflower Mix is an annual and perennial mix designed for ornamental landscaping in the midwestern U.S. and south central Canada.  This area includes:

  • Illinois, Indiana, Iowa
  • Eastern Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Minnesota, Michigan
  • Eastern Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin
  • Southern half of Manitoba and Ontario.

Midwest Wildflower mix will provide color throughout the growing season. The annuals in the mix are prolific seed producers and will return via their own seed reproduction. The perennials will return year after year from the root clump.  This mixture contains the following native and non-native species adapted to the region.

  • Black-Eyed Susan
  • Cornflower
  • Corn Poppy
  • Dwarf Evening Primrose
  • Grey-Headed Coneflower
  • Indian Blanket
  • Lance-Leaved Coreopsis
  • Lavender Hyssop
  • Mexican Hat
  • New-England Aster
  • Ox-Eye Sunflower
  • Plains Coreopsis
  • Prairie Aster
  • Prairie Coneflower
  • Purple Coneflower
  • Purple Prairie Clover
  • Scarlet Flax
  • Shasta Daisy
  • Thickspike Gayfeather

Recommended seeding rate is 5-10 pounds per acre.

Midwest Wildflower Mix is packaged in our durable, attractive canvas “money bags”.

100% Seed! Our wildflower mixes are 100% seed…there are no “fillers” or “carriers” to dilute the mixture or add bulk and weight. This means our wildflower mixes are a tremendous value when compared to other flower mixes on the internet!