Native Wildflower Meadow Seed Mix Calcareous Soils MAS-WMEAD9
MEAD9 Wildflower Meadow Grass & Wildflower Seed mixture for chalk/calcareous soils.
This is our wildflower meadow mix which is best suited to chalk based soils.
18 wild flower and 7 grass seed species It is a mixture of 80% grass and 20% wildflowers . Will cope with chalky/ limestone soils.
The application rate is 4 grams per square metre or yard.
The Poppies and Ox- eye daisy may dominate in the first 2 years, then the other species will come to the fore. Having a wide range of species will extend the season of flowering . Once established, the aim is to have species of different height , colour and appearance from May through to August.
Please note all the wild flower seed in our mixtures are sourced and processed as follows. They come originally from stock grown in the wild in the UK. They are then multiplied up commercially. The seed is packed, mixed and distributed in the UK. This way you can be confident that you are buying native UK Wild Flower Seed to produce Native UK Wild Flower Meadows.
|Plant Height||up to 1.5 metres|
|Mixture Details||Birdsfoot Trefoil (Lotus Corniculatus) 1.5%, Corn Poppy (Papaver Rhoeas) 2.5%, Cowslip (Primula Veris) 0.1%, Dropwort (Filipendula vulgaris) 0.3%, Kidney Vetch (Anthyllis vulneraria) 0.5%, Lady’s Bedstraw (Galium Verum) 8.0%, Meadow Buttercup (Ranunculus Acris) 7.5%, Meadow Cranesbill ( Geranium pratense) 0.3%, Musk Mallow (Malva Moschata) 2.5%, Ox Eye Daisy (Leucanthemum Vulgare) 12.0%, Ribwort Plantain (Planatago Lanceolata) 12.4%, Rough Hawkbit (Leontodon hispidus)1.0% Salad Burnet (Sanguisorba Minor) 15.0%, Self Heal (Prunella Vulgaris) 15.0%, Common Sorrel (Rumex Acetosa) 8.0%, Small Scabious (Scabiosa Columbaria) 0.5% Wild Carrot ( Daucus carota) 12.5%, Wild Marjoram (Origanum Vulgare) 0.5% Browntop Bent 5% Crested Dogstail 5%, Sheeps Fescue 23%, Chewings Fescue 25%, Slender Creeping Red Fescue 20%, Yellow Oat Grass 1.0%, Sweet Vernal Grass 1.0%|
|Flowering Season||May to September|
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