MNL Build-A-Kit

$99.00

Create your very own, custom kit of 36 native plants!

Each kit comes with six plants of each species selected.  If you’d like more than six of a certain species, simply choose that species more than once!

Not sure which plants to chose?  Learn more about each species in the description below.

FREE Shipping on all plant kits – Plants will ship Spring 2022!

Save $10 (in cart) with every two trays of live plants puchased.

Build-A-Kit

Now you can design and create your own native habitat garden with MNL’s Build-A-Kit.

Learn more about all of our Build-A-Kit species offerings below and create your perfect native plant combination!

Species with small inventory numbers are currently designated as **Temporarily Unavailable**. We will be updating availability as we warm our greenhouses and begin germinating seed early 2022.  Check back often for the most current list.

Save $10 on every pair of Build-A-Kit trays.  (Save $10 on two, save $20 on four, etc…)

Common NameScientific NamePlant TypeMoistureLightHeightBloom ColorBloom Season
YarrowAchillea millefoliumForbDryFull Sun Part Shade12-36"WhiteSummer
Sweet FlagAcorus americanusForbMoist, WetFull Sun24-72"GreenSummer
Anise HyssopAgastache foeniculumForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-48"PurpleSummer, Fall
(Nodding Onion) **Temporarily Unavailable**Allium cernuumForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-24"PinkSummer
Prairie OnionAllium stellatumForbDryFull Sun8-18"PinkSummer
False IndigoAmorpha fruticosaLegume Dry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade36-144"Purple/BrownSummer
Big BluestemAndropogon gerardiiGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-84"Purple, YellowFall
(Tall Thimbleweed) **Temporarily Unavailable**Anemone virginianaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-40"WhiteSummer
(Field Pussytoes) **Temporarily Unavailable**Antennaria neglectaForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade4-16"WhiteSpring
Plantain-Leaved PussytoesAntennaria plantaginifoliaForb DryFull Sun, Part Shade4-9"WhiteSpring
Sweet GrassAnthoxanthum hirtumGrassMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade16-36"BrownSummer
(Columbine) **Temporarily Unavailable**Aquilegia canadensisForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"RedSpring, Summer
Prairie SageArtemisia ludovicianaForb DryFull Sun12-36"White/YellowSummer, Fall
Swamp MilkweedAsclepias incarnataForbMoist, WetFull Sun12-60"PinkSummer, Fall
(Showy Milkweed) **Temporarily Unavailable**Asclepias speciosaForbDry, MoistFull Sun24-36"PinkSummer
(Common Milkweed) **Temporarily Unavailable**Asclepias syriacaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-48"Purple, PinkSummer
(Butterfly Weed) **Temporarily Unavailable**Asclepias tuberosaForbDry, MoistFull Sun12-36"OrangeSummer, Fall
(Whorled Milkweed) **Temporarily Unavailable**Asclepias verticillataForbDryFull Sun12-36"WhiteSummer, Fall
Canada Milk VetchAstragalus canadensisLegumeDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-48"WhiteSummer
Sideoats GrammaBouteloua curtipendulaGrassDry, MoistFull Sun12-36"TanSummer
Blue GrammaBouteloua gracilisGrassDryFull Sun, Part Shade8-28"Brown, PurpleSummer, Fall
Prairie BromeBromus kalmiiGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-42"TanSummer, Fall
(Blue-Joint Grass) **Temporarily Unavailable**Calamagrostis canadensisGrassMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"Tan Summer
Marsh MarigoldCaltha palustrisForbEmergent, WetFull Sun, Part Shade8-24"YellowSpring
(Tall Bellflower) **Temporarily Unavailable**Campanula americanaForbDry, MoistPart Shade, Full Shade24-60"PurpleSummer, Fall
Bebb's Oval SedgeCarex bebbiiSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"Green, BrownSummer
Bicknell's SedgeCarex bicknelliiSedgeDry, MoistFull Sun 12-48"Green, BrownSummer
Plains Oval SedgeCarex breviorSedgeDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-40"Green, BrownSummer
Bottlebrush SedgeCarex comosaSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade24-48"Green, BrownSummer
Porcupine SedgeCarex hystericinaSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade10-40"Green, BrownSummer
Lake SedgeCarex lacustrisSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade20-48"Green, BrownSummer
Woolly SedgeCarex pellitaSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun36-48"Green, BrownSpring, Summer
Pointed Broom SedgeCarex scopariaSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun12-40"Brown Summer
Long Beaked SedgeCarex sprengeliiSedgeDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"GreenSummer
Awl-fruited SedgeCarex stipataSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"Brown Summer
Tussock SedgeCarex strictaSedge Moist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"Green, Brown Summer
Tuckerman's SedgeCarex tuckermaniiSedgeMoist, WetPart Shade, Full Shade12-48"GreenSummer
Brown Fox SedgeCarex vulpinoideaSedgeMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"Green, BrownSummer
Lance Leaf CoreopsisCoreopsis lanceolataForbDry, MoistFull Sun24-36"YellowSpring, Summer
(Prairie Coreopsis) **Temporarily Unavailable**Coreopsis palmataForbDry, MoistFull Sun12-36"YellowSummer
White Prairie CloverDalea candidaLegumeDryFull Sun12-36"WhiteSummer
Purple Prairie CloverDalea purpureaLegumeDry, MoistFull Sun12-36"PurpleSummer
Poverty OatsDanthonia spicataGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-18"GreenSpring, Summer
Flat Topped AsterDoellingeria umbellataForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade24-84"WhiteSummer, Fall
Prairie CinquefoilDrymocallis argutaForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"WhiteSummer
Narrow-leaved ConeflowerEchinacea angustifoliaForbDry Full Sun12-24"PurpleSummer, Fall
Pale Purple ConeflowerEchinacea pallidaForbDry, MoistFull Sun24-36"Purple, PinkSpring, Summer
Canada Wild RyeElymus canadensisGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-60"TanSummer
(Bottlebrush Grass) **Temporarily Unavailable**Elymus hystrixGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"TanSummer
Silky Wild RyeElymus villosusGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"TanSummer
Virginia Wild RyeElymus virginicusGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-48"TanSummer, Fall
Rattlesnake MasterEryngium yuccifoliumForbDry, MoistFull Sun24-60"White, GreenSummer
BonesetEupatorium perfoliatumForbMoist, WetFull Sun24-48"WhiteSummer, Fall
Large-leaved AsterEurybia macrophyllaForbDry, MoistPart Shade, Full Shade12-48"White, PurpleSummer, Fall
(Grass-leaved Goldenrod) **Temporarily Unavailable**Euthamia graminifoliaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"YellowSummer
Joe Pye WeedEutrochium maculatumForbMoist, WetFull Sun24-120"Purple, PinkSummer
(Sweet Joe Pye Weed) **Temporarily Unavailable**
Eutrochium purpureumForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade36-48"Purple, PinkSummer
(Woodland Fescue) **Temporarily Unavailable**Festuca subverticillataGrassDry, MoistPart Shade, Full Shade20-40"TanSummer
BlanketflowerGaillardia aristataForbDryFull Sun12-48"Yellow/RedSpring, Summer
(Prairie Smoke) **Temporarily Unavailable**Geum triflorumForbDryFull Sun6-16"PinkSpring
SneezeweedHelenium autumnaleForbMoist, WedFull Sun24-60"YellowFall
Maximillian SunflowerHelianthus maximilianiForbDry, MoistFull Sun36-120"YellowSummer, Fall
(Stiff Sunflower) **Temporarily Unavailable**Helianthus pauciflorusForbDryFull Sun24-60YellowSummer, Fall
Common Ox-eye SunflowerHeliopsis helianthoidesForbDry, MoistFull Sun24-60"YellowSummer, Fall
(Prairie Alum Root) **Temporarily Unavailable**Heuchera richardsoniiForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade12-24Green, RedSpring, Summer
(Blue Flag Iris) **Temporarily Unavailable**Iris versicolorForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"Blue, PurpleSpring, Summer
Common RushJuncus effususRushMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade16-48"BrownSummer
June GrassKoeleria macranthaGrassDryFull Sun, Part Shade10-24"TanSummer
Round Headed Bush CloverLespedeza capitataForbDryFull Sun24-60"White, GreenSummer
Rough Blazing StarLiatris asperaForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade12-48"PurpleSummer, Fall
Meadow Blazing StarLiatris ligulistylisForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-40"PurpleSummer, Fall
Dotted Blazing StarLiatris punctataForbDryFull Sun12-24"PurpleSummer, Fall
(Prairie Blazing Star) **Temporarily Unavailable**Liatris pycnostachyaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"PurpleSummer, Fall
Cardinal FlowerLobelia cardinalisForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade12-60"RedSummer
Great Blue LobeliaLobelia siphiliticaForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade12-48"Purple, BlueSummer, Fall
(Wild Lupine) **Temporarily Unavailable**Lupinus perennisForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade8-24"PurpleSpring
Winged LythrumLythrum alatumForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade12-48"Purple, PinkSummer
Monkey Flower
Mimulus ringensForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"PurpleSummer
Wild BergamotMonarda fistulosaForbDry, MoistFull Sun24-48"PurpleSummer
Spotted Bee BalmMonarda punctataForbDryFull Sun24-48"White, Green, PinkSummer
Switch GrassPanicum virgatumGrassDry, MoistFull Sun48-72"TanSummer
Smooth PenstemonPenstemon digitalisForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"WhiteSpring, Summer
Slender PenstemonPenstemon gracilisForbDryFull Sun12-24"PurpleSpring
(Prairie Phlox) **Temporarily Unavailable**Phlox pilosaForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade6-24"PinkSpring
(Obedient Plant) **Temporarily Unavailable**Physostegia virginianaForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade36-60"PinkFall
(Jacob's Ladder) **Temporarily Unavailable**Polemonium reptansForbDry, MoistPart Shade, Full Shade12-24"Purple, BlueSpring
Self HealPrunella vulgarisForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade6-12"PurpleSummer, Fall
(Mountain Mint) **Temporarily Unavailable**Pycnanthemum virginianumForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"WhiteSummer
Long-headed ConeflowerRatibida columniferaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade36-48"YellowSummer
Yellow ConeflowerRatibida pinnataForbDry, MoistFull Sun36-60"YellowSummer
(Black-eyed Susan) **Temporarily Unavailable**Rudbeckia hirtaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"YellowSummer, Fall
Sweet Black-eyed SusanRudbeckia subtomentosaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"YellowSummer, Fall
(Brown-eyed Susan) **Temporarily Unavailable**Rudbeckia trilobaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"YellowSummer, Fall
Little BluestemSchizachyrium scopariumGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"Brown, PurpleSummer, Fall
Hard-stem BulrushSchoenoplectus acutusRushEmergent, WetFull Sun48-84"BrownSummer, Fall
(Three-square Bulrush) **Temporarily Unavailable**Schoenoplectus pungensRushEmergent, WetFull Sun24-60"BrownSummer, Fall
Soft-stem BulrushSchoenoplectus tabernaemontaniRushEmergent, WetFull Sun24-60"BrownSummer, Fall
Green BulrushScirpus atrovirensRushMoist, WetFull Sun36-60"BrownSummer
(Early Figwort) **Temporarily Unavailable**Scrophularia lanceolataForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-60"Green, RedSpring, Summer
Cup PlantSilphium perfoliatumForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade60-84"YellowSummer
(Zig Zag Goldenrod) **Temporarily Unavailable**Solidago flexicaulisForbDry, MoistPart Shade, Full Shade24-48YellowFall
Gray GoldenrodSolidago nemoralisForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-36"YellowFall
Upland GoldenrodSolidago ptarmicoidesForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade12-24"WhiteSummer, Fall
Riddell's GoldenrodSolidago riddelliiForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade24-40"YellowFall
Stiff GoldenrodSolidago rigidaForbDry, MoistFull Sun36-48"YellowFall
Showy GoldenrodSolidago speciosaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade36-60"YellowFall
Indian GrassSorghastrum nutansGrassDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade60-84"RustFall
Prairie CordgrassSpartina pectinataGrassMoist, WetFull Sun60-96"TanFall
SteeplebushSpiraea tomentosaShrubMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade24-48"PinkSummer
Prairie DropseedSporobolus heterolepisGrassDry, MoistFull Sun24-48"TanSummer, Fall
(Lindley's Aster) **Temporarily Unavailable**Symphyotrichum ciliolatumForbDry, MoistPart Shade, Full Shade12-48"BlueFall
Heath AsterSymphyotrichum ericoidesForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"WhiteFall
Smooth Blue AsterSymphyotrichum laeveForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade36-48"LavenderFall
Calico AsterSymphyotrichum lateriflorumForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade36-48"WhiteFall
New England AsterSymphyotrichum novae-angliaeForbMoist, WetFull Sun, Part Shade60-84"PurpleFall
Sky Blue AsterSymphyotrichum oolentangienseForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"LavenderFall
(Silky Aster) **Temporarily Unavailable**Symphyotrichum sericeumForbDryFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"Purple, PinkFall
(Purple Meadow Rue) **Temporarily Unavailable**Thalictrum dasycarpumForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade48-84"WhiteSummer
Hoary VervainVerbena strictaForbDry, MoistFull Sun12-36"Blue, PurpleSummer
IronweedVernonia fasciculataForbMoist, WetFull Sun36-72"PurpleSummer, Fall
Culver's RootVeronicastrum virginicumForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade48-60"WhiteSummer
Golden AlexandersZizia aureaForbDry, MoistFull Sun, Part Shade24-36"YellowSpring, Summer