MG5 Meadow Mix

£15.30£95.64

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

SOWING RATES
3g / m2
OR 12kg / acre
OR 30kg / hectare
Clear
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Description

MG5 Meadow Mix (SCM8)

This general meadow 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 19 wildflower & 7 grass species in this mix. MG5 Meadow Mix PDF

Species Common name %

20

% wildflowers
Achillea millefolium Yarrow 1
Agrimonia eupatoria Agrimony 1
Alchemilla glabra Smooth Lady’s Mantle 0.1
Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed 2
Cerastium fontanum Common Mousear 1
Galium verum Lady’s Bedstraw 1
Lathyrus pratensis Meadow Vetchling 1
Leucanthemum vulgare Ox-eye Daisy 2
Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain 2
Primula veris Cowslip 0.5
Prunella vulgaris Selfheal 1
Ranunculus acris Meadow Buttercup 1.5
Rhinanthus minor Yellow Rattle 1
Rumex acetosa Common Sorrel 1
Scorzoneroides autumnalis Autumn Hawkbit 1.3
Succisa pratensis Devils-bit Scabious 1
Trifolium pratense Red Clover 0.5
Veronica chamaedrys Germander Speedwell 0.1

80

% grasses
Agrostis capillaris Common Bent 10
Alopecurus pratensis Meadow Foxtail 5
Anthoxanthum odoratum Sweet Vernal Grass 5
Briza media Quaking Grass 2
Cynosurus cristatus Crested Dog’s Tail 10
Festuca ovina Sheep’s Fescue 15
Festuca rubra Red Fescue 33

 

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