Bluebell Woodland Mix
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Hardy Biennial, Hardy Perennial
- Ground Cover (Scattered)
- Broad Tolerance
- April - September
- 1.5m (5ft)
- Moist but Well-drained
- 0.8g/ m² (10g mix); 4g/ m² (100g mix)
- Ensure the ground is free from weeds. Scatter the seed onto the surface. Water with a fine spray to avoid disturbing the surface of the soil. Germination rates of various species will differ, some may not germinate until the following year.
A tried and tested perennial wild flower mix suitable for shade below a hedge or trees, including our stalwart woodland wild flowers, that will slowly naturalise and perpetuate from year to year.
This mix contains: Bluebell, Betony, Cow Parsley, Foxglove, Garlic Mustard, Hedge Bedstraw, Hedge Woundwort, Meadow Sweet, Nettle Leaved Bellflower, Perforate St John's Wort, Red Campion, Self Heal, Teasel, Tutsan, Wild Angelica, Wild Garlic, Wood Avens and Wood Sage. Please note the 100g mix also contains: Common Bent, Slender Creeping Red Fescue, Smooth Meadow Grass, Tuffed Hair Grass and Wood Meadow Grass.
Wild flowers grow best on poor soil, so do not fertilise. An annual cut is recommended in October/November. Clear away cuttings and do not allow them to decompose back down into the soil, as this will only encourage vigourous grasses.