Grass & Wildflower Seed Mix Loam Soils SKU: MAS-WMEAD4
MEAD4 Wildflower Meadow Grass & Wildflower Seed mixture for Loam soils.
This is our wildflower meadow mix which is best suited to loam/rich soils. It is a mixture of 80% grass and 20% wildflowers .
There are 17 different wildflowers in the mixture which will cope with loam richer 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|
Birdsfoot Trefoil (Lotus Corniculatus) 0.1%, Corn Poppy (Papaver Rhoeas) 2.0%, Field Scabious (Knautia arvensis) 0.1%, Hedge Bedstraw (Galium Mollugo) 0.5% Lady’s Bedstraw (Galium Verum) 0.2 %, Lesser Knapweed (Centaurea Nigra) 2.0%, Meadow buttercup (Ranunculus Acris) 0.4%, Musk Mallow (Malva Moschata) 2.0%, Ox Eye Daisy (Leucanthemum Vulgare) 2.0%, Ribwort Plantain (Planatago Lanceolata) 1.6% , Salad Burnet (Sanguisorba minor) 2.1%, Self Heal (Prunella Vulgaris) 3.0%, Common Sorrel (Rumex Acetosa) 0.2%, Wild Carrot (Daucus carota) 1.6%, Yarrow, (Achillea Millefolium) 1.6%, Yellow rattle (Rhinanathus Minor) 0.6%.
Browntop bent 4.4% Crested Dogstail 1.6%, Strong Creeping Red Fescue 28%, Chewings Fescue 24%, Slender Creeping Red Fescue 20%, Yellow oat Grass 1%, Sweet Vernal Grass 1%
|Flowering Season||May to September|
|Setting||Fertile loam soils|