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Bring helpful bugs into your garden with this beautiful mixture of garden flowers, wildflowers and herbs. The Beneficial Bug Mix is designed to attract lacewings, lady beetles, hover flies, syrphid flies and parasitic wasps as a natural control for aphids, thrips and mites. This colorful mixture is great for borders, row ends or mass plantings.
Our Beneficial Bug Mix includes:
Baby Blue-Eyes, Bergamot, Bishop’s Flower, Black-Eyed Susan, California Poppy, Candytuft, Cilantro, Dill, Dwarf Cosmos, Fennel, Gayfeather, Globe Gilia, Indian Blanket, Lance-Leaved Coreopsis, Purple Prairie Clover, Rockcress, Shasta Daisy, Siberian Wallflower and Sweet Alyssum.
Type: Annual and perennial
Seed Depth: 1/4 inch
Light: Full sun
Soil: Well-drained, reasonably rich
USDA Zone: 2-9
When to sow: Direct sow into a well-prepared seedbed in spring, early summer or fall.
Blooming period: Summer to fall.
Coverage: Sow at 12-24 pounds per acre. One ounce covers 110 square feet.
5064 Milford Road, East Stroudsburg, PA
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Seth H. Richards
Locally owned and Family Operated Since 1932.
Dr. John Richards established Richards Tree Farm in Middle Smithfield, PA as an evergreen farm. Building on those roots, his Great Grandson, Seth Hastings Richards, has grown the farm into a full service Garden Center and Landscape installation business for the past 25 years. The farm specializes in Organic Gardening, Edible, Native, and Unique plants.