We are proud to carry Olds garden seeds sold only through specialty dealers like us. We offer a wide variety of flower and vegetable seeds, in packets and in bulk.
Native grasses add beauty to the landscape, and provide food and shelter for wildlife.
They add color and interest to open fields, and make excellent permanent pasture.
Native grasses can be grown nearly anywhere as long as the site receives plenty of sunlight.
A very tall, warm season,
sod forming grass.
Very nutritious and will grow under a wide range of conditions.
Blooms from August to October.
A medium height (2-4 feet tall) bunchgrass. Highly nutritious and does well on poor soils. Blooms from July to October.
Attractive reddish-brown color in winter.
A tall sod forming grass that remains upright even under ice and snow. Blooms from July to September and spreads by short rhizomes.
A medium height (2-3 feet tall) bunchgrass ideal for hard-use areas and for erosion control.
Does not tolerate wet areas. Blooms from July to September.
A very decorative, tall sod-forming grass that grows well on a variety of soils. Blooms from August to October. Excellent for wildlife, cattle grazing, and erosion control.
Wildflowers add beauty to the landscape, as well as providing food and shelter for birds, butterflies, and wildlife. They add color and interest to open fields, stabilize the soil, and make beautiful bouquets. Wildflowers can be grown nearly anywhere as long as the site receives plenty of sunlight.
This mixture requires strong, filtered sunlight or 1-4 hours of direct sunlight per day. This mixture will not prosper in dense shade.
Reed Canary Grass
A perennial cool season grass that grow up to 6 feet tall. One of the most productive grasses on upland and lowland sites
if adequately fertilized.
Will do well in wet, poorly drained soils and will tolerate areas that are subject to flooding. It’s dense growth provides excellent erosion control.
Maintenance Fertilizer: 17-17-17
Seeding Rate: 8-12 lbs/acre (~.25/1000 sq ft)
Planting Time: Early spring/Late fall
Photos for illustration purposes only. See store for stock on hand.
In addition to the many seeds we stock,
we can also order just about any variety of vegetable or flower you can imagine.
Our turf seed products are designed using the best quality turf seed available.
From our Wausau Custom mixes to DOT Highway mixes, we have a turf seed
to fit your needs. In addition to mixes, we carry individual turf grass seeds,
such as Kentucky bluegrass, fine fescues, and ryegrass.
We can also custom blend for special situations or to fit specific job specs.
Our products can be seen on more than just lawns. We’re on city parks, boulevards, high school athletic fields, roadsides and municipal sites all over Wisconsin.
This mixture contains perennials.& annuals well suited to grow in the upper Midwest.
It is formulated to provide bloom spring, summer, and fall. Ideal for residential or commercial landscaping.
1300 Campus Drive Wausau, WI 54401
Marathon Town & Country Store
We have everything you need to establish a beautiful and permanent prairie-like site.
Please Note: Native grasses and wild flower mixes are ordered as needed to maintain high germination levels.
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-7pm