Wet Meadow Mix

£12.66£78.78

Colourful range of species for wet soils, including occasionally waterlogged/ flooded sites.

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

Description

This mix has a colourful range of species for wet soils, including sites which are occasionally flooded or waterlogged for short periods. There are 19 wildflower & 9 grass, rush & sedge species in this mix.

Wet Meadow Mix as PDF

Species Common name %
20 % wildflowers  
Achillea ptarmica Sneezewort 0.5
Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed 1.5
Cirsium palustre Marsh Thistle 0.1
Filipendula ulmaria Meadowsweet 3
Geranium pratense Meadow Cranesbill 2
Geum rivale Water Avens 2
Hypericum tetrapterum Square stemmed St John’s wort 0.2
Hypochaeris radicata Cats Ear 1
Iris pseudacorus Yellow Flag Iris 2
Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy 1
Lotus uliginosus Greater trefoil 0.1
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain 0.5
Prunella vulgaris Selfheal 1.5
Ranunculus acris Meadow Buttercup 0.5
Rhinanthus minor Yellow Rattle 1
Rumex acetosa Common Sorrel 1
Scorzoneroides autumnalis Autumn Hawkbit 0.2
Silene flos-cuculi Ragged Robin 1.5
Succisa pratensis Devils-bit Scabious 0.5
80 % grasses, rushes & sedge
Agrostis capillaris Common Bent (c) 10
Alopecurus pratensis Meadow Foxtail (c) 5
Carex ovalis Oval Sedge 0.2
Juncus articulatus Jointed Rush 0.1
Juncus squarrosus Heath Rush 0.1
Deschampsia caespitosa Tufted Hair Grass 7
Festuca rubra ssp commutata Chewings Fescue (c) 36.5
Phalaris arundinacea Reed Canary Grass 0.5
Poa pratensis Smooth-stalked Meadow Grass (c) 20.6

c) all of the wildflowers in our mixes are wild origin but sometimes the native grasses in our mixes are cultivated origin – these will be marked with ‘(c)’

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