'Butterflies' Seed Mix - large box to cover up to 200 sqm
This large box of tall species (approx 80cm height) will cover an area of up to 200 square metres, and is ideal for large private and community gardens alike. It will be full with pollinator blooms from the very first season. Spring sowing is highly recommended for first flowers in 6 or 7 weeks!
A rich blend of ornamental and native wildflowers to attract butterflies and provide both forage and habitat. This award-winning mixture is a valuable addition to any wildlife garden. Enjoy an attractive display of flowers in the first year, followed by even more food and shelter for butterflies in the second year.
Average height: 80cm
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Soil type: Loam, Dry, Clay
Sowing period: March to June
First sign of blossom: 6 to 8 weeks after sowing, and April in the second year
Average flowering period: 4 months
Coverage: 200 square metre pack size
Main colours: Multicoloured
Our packaging is made from FSC recycled cardboard and environmentally friendly inks. The seed bags are waxed paper or compostable starch to keep seeds in the best condition during storage. Seed packs are supplied ready-mixed with organic husks for ease of distribution.
23 annual & perennial species including: Achillea millefolium (Yarrow), Agrostemma githago (Corncockle), Anethum graveolens (Dill), Centaurea imperialis, Chrysanthemum leucanthemum (Oxeye Daisy), Chrysanthemum segetum (Corn Marigold), Cichorium intybus (Chicory), Cosmos bipinnatus (Garden Cosmos), Lathyrus odoratus (Sweet Pea), Onobrychis sativa (Common Sainfoin) and Trifolium repens (White Clover).