Mavisbank Mix


General mix for well-drained, loamy soils in open sites.

3g / m2
OR 12kg / acre
OR 30kg / hectare
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Our most popular mixture, a general mix for well-drained, loamy soils in open sites, this provides a range of plants for a type of species-rich grassland widespread in Scotland. There are 16 wildflower & 6 grass species in this mix.

Species Common name % by weight
Wildflowers (20%)
Achillea millefolium Yarrow 1
Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed 2
Galium verum Lady’s Bedstraw 2.5
Hypochaeris radicata Cat’s Ear 0.2
Lathyrus pratensis Meadow Vetchling 0.1
Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy 2
Lotus corniculatus Birdsfoot Trefoil 0.1
Pimpinella saxifraga Burnet Saxifrage 0.6
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain 2.1
Primula veris Cowslip 0.3
Prunella vulgaris Selfheal 2.5
Ranunculus acris Meadow Buttercup 2.5
Rhinanthus minor Yellow Rattle 1
Rumex acetosa Common Sorrel 2
Scorzoneroides autumnalis Autumn Hawkbit 0.2
Succisa pratensis Devil’s-bit Scabious 0.4
Vicia cracca Tufted Vetch 0.5
Grasses (80%)
Agrostis capillaris Common Bent (c) 8
Alopecurus pratensis Meadow Foxtail (c) 3
Anthoxanthum odoratum Sweet Vernal Grass 2
Cynosurus cristatus Crested Dog’s Tail (c) 12
Festuca rubra ssp. commutata Chewings Fescue (c) 35
Poa pratensis Smooth-stalked Meadow Grass (c) 20

(c) = cultivated origin


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