mavisbank_meadow_mix

Mavisbank Mix

£11.00£67.00

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

SOWING RATES
3g / m2
OR 12kg / acre
OR 30kg / hectare
Clear
SKU: MAVIS_mix Categories: ,

Product Description

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
Cerastium fontanum Common Mouse-ear 0.5
Galium verum Lady’s Bedstraw 2.5
Lathyrus pratensis Meadow Vetchling* 0.5
Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy 2
Lotus corniculatus Birdsfoot Trefoil 0.1
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain 2.1
Primula veris Cowslip 0.1
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* 0.5
Succisa pratensis Devils-bit Scabious 0.5
Vicia cracca Tufted Vetch 0.2
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

*English origin