Northern Hay Meadow Mix


Northern Haymeadow species of herb-rich pastures on traditionally-managed uplands (based on British Plant Community MG3).

3g / m2
OR 12kg / acre
OR 30kg / hectare
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Product Description

For upland sites, this mix recreates herb-rich pastures of traditionally-managed grasslands of upland Britain (British Plant Community MG3).

Remnants of ancient meadows of this type of community survive in Deeside and Northern England

Common Name % by weight
Wildflowers (20%)
Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed 2
Cerastium fontanum Common Mouse ear 1.5
Conopodium majus Pignut 0.1
Geranium sylvaticum Wood Cranesbill 1
Hypochaeris radicata Cat’s Ear 0.5
Lathyrus pratensis Meadow Vetchling 2
Lotus corniculatus Birdsfoot Trefoil 1
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain 1
Primula veris Cowslip 1
Ranunculus acris Meadow Buttercup 1
Rhinanthus minor Yellow Rattle 2
Rumex acetosa Common Sorrel 1
Sanguisorba officinalis Great Burnet 1
Succisa pratensis Devils Bit Scabious 2
Trifolium repens White Clover 2
Viola riviniana Common Dog Violet 0.1
Grasses (80%)
Agrostis capillaris Common Bent (c) 10
Anthoxanthum odoratum Sweet Vernal Grass 10
Festuca rubra Red Fescue 30
Dactylis glomerata Cocksfoot 10
Poa trivialis Rough Meadow Grass 20

(c) cultivated origin