Country Lane Mix
In this mix
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Hardy Biennial, Hardy Perennial
- Ground Cover
- Broad Tolerance
- April - September
- 1.5m (5ft)
- Moist but Well-drained
- Part Shade
- Allow approximately 0.8g/m² (10g mix); 4g/m² (100g mix)
- Sow direct anytime between August-October. 4g/m2 coverage. Ensure ground is free from weeds and scatter the seed onto the surface . Water with a fine spray. Germination of species will differ, some may not germinate until following year.
Go for a walk in the countryside and you'll see this beautiful combination of flowers in succession from spring to autumn. The tried and tested selection here includes our best garden worthy native wild flowers.
This mix includes: Bladder Campion, Bluebell, Common Vetch, Creeping Buttercup, Cow Parsley, Garlic Mustard, Greater Celandine, Hedge Bedstraw, Meadow Cranesbill, Red Campion, Ribwort Plantain, Tufted Vetch, White Deadnettle, Upright Hedge Parsley, Wood Avens, Yarrow and Yellow Meadow Vetch. Please note the 100g mix also contains: Common Bent, Slender Creeping Red Fescue, Smooth Meadow Grass, Tufted Hair Grass and Wood Meadow Grass.
Wildflowers do best in low nutrient soil. An annual cut is recommended in October/November. When cutting vegetation, rake up cuttings; do not allow them to decompose back down into the soil, as this will only encourage growth of vigourous grasses.