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Get Nectar-rich Quick Mix

£15.00£171.00

Annual, biennial & quick growing perennials provide a nectar rich food-source for bees and butterflies.

SOWING RATES
2g / m2
OR 8kg / acre
OR 20kg / hectare
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Product Description

This mix has a selection of annual, biennial and quick growing perennial wildflowers to provide a short-lived patch of wildflowers that will provide a nectar source for moths and butterflies, bumblebees and honeybees. After 2 years you can leave the perennials to develop or re-sow. There are 23 species in this mix.

Species Common name % by weight
Annuals
Centaurea cyanus Cornflower* 12.6
Glebionis segetum Corn Marigold 3
Papaver dubium Long-headed Poppy 0.6
Papaver rhoeas Corn Poppy 10.8
Tripleurospermum inodorum Mayweed 3
Biennials
Dipsacus fullonum Teasel 1
Echium vulgare Viper’s Bugloss 8
Perennials
Achillea millefolium Yarrow 2
Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed* 10
Galium verum Ladys Bedstraw 6
Geranium pratense Meadow Cranesbill 2
Knautia arvensis Field Scabious 2
Lathyrus pratensis Meadow Vetchling 2.5
Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy 5
Origanum vulgare Wild Marjoram 0.5
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain 4
Prunella vulgaris Selfheal 6
Silene dioica Red Campion 7
Silene flos-cuculi Ragged Robin 2
Silene latifolia White Campion 7
Stachys sylvatica Hedge Woundwort 1
Vicia cracca Tufted Vetch 1
Vicia sepium Bush Vetch 1