MG5 Meadow Mix


With wild origin grasses based on British Plant Communities Mesotrophic Grassland 5.

  3g / m2
OR 12kg / acre
OR 30kg / hectare
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This general mix for well-drained, loamy soils in open sites uses wild origin grasses as well as the wildflowers that are used in all our mixes. It is based on British Plant Communities Mesotrophic Grassland 5 (Cynosurus cristatus – Centaurea nigra grassland). There are 21 wildflower & 6 grass species in this mix. MG5 Meadow MiX as PDF

Species Common name %
20 % wildflowers
Achillea millefolium Yarrow 1
Agrimonia eupatoria Agrimony 2
Alchemilla glabra Smooth Ladys Mantle 0.1
Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed 2
Cerastium fontanum Common Mousear 2
Galium verum Lady’s Bedstraw 1
Lathyrus pratensis Meadow Vetchling 1
Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy 1
Lotus corniculatus Bird’s-foot Trefoil 0.2
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain 1.5
Primula veris Cowslip 0.1
Prunella vulgaris Selfheal 1
Ranunculus acris Meadow Buttercup 1
Rhinanthus minor Yellow Rattle 1
Rumex acetosa Common Sorrel 1
Scorzoneroides autumnalis Autumn Hawkbit 1.3
Succisa pratensis Devils-bit Scabious 1
Trifolium repens White Clover 0.2
Trifolium pratense Red Clover 0.5
Veronica chamaedrys Germander Speedwell 0.1
80 % grasses
Agrostis capillaris Common Bent 15
Alopecurus pratensis Meadow Foxtail 4
Anthoxanthum odoratum Sweet Vernal Grass 10
Briza media Quaking Grass 0.5
Cynosurus cristatus Crested Dog’s Tail 18
Festuca rubra Red Fescue 32.5

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