Starting native plants

Asked May 30, 2016, 4:32 PM EDT

I would like to plant some native plants and flowers in my backyard. The yard is partially shaded during the day. I am wondering which types would do best and where I could purchase seed. Jim Tade

Hennepin County Minnesota wildflowers and native plants native plants native perennials

1 Response

Buy seeds for plants that grow in part shade. Catalogs from seed companies list plants by growing conditions.
Wildones is an organization that supports and helps folks who want to develop native plantings. http://www.wildones.org/
Many native plant companies can be found on the internet. A couple to check out are
https://www.prairiemoon.com/
http://www.americanmeadows.com/wildflower-seeds
http://roundstoneseed.com/