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

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2g / m2
OR 8kg / acre
OR 20kg / hectare
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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 22 species in this mix.

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Species Common name

%

100 % wildflowers  
% annuals 29
Centaurea cyanus Cornflower

12.6

Glebionis segetum Corn Marigold

3

Papaver rhoeas Corn Poppy 10.8
Tripleurospermum inodorum Mayweed

3

% biennials 16
Dipsacus fullonum Teasel

5

Echium vulgare Viper’s Bugloss

10

Reseda luteola Weld

1

% perennials 59
Achillea millefolium Yarrow

1

Centaurea nigra* Common Knapweed

7

Galium verum Ladys Bedstraw

7

Knautia arvensis Field Scabious

2

Lamium album White Deadnettle

1

Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy

5

Origanum vulgare Wild Marjoram

0.1

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

2.5

Vicia sepium Bush Vetch

2

*English not Scottish origin

 

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