Our Bees Mix (shortlisted for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show Garden Product Of The Year) will create a stunning, ever changing display of flowers from late spring through to mid-autumn, all carefully selected to provide a rich and diverse food source for solitary bees, bumble bees, honey bees and other pollinating insects.
Average height: 80cm
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Soil type: Loam, Dry, Clay
Sowing time: March-June
First signs of blossom: 6 to 8 weeks after sowing
Average flowering period: 3 months
Coverage: 30 and 50+ square metre pack sizes
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 husks for ease of distribution.
27 annual & perennial species including: Borago officinalis (Borage), Centaurea cyanus (Cornflower), Chrysanthemum leucanthemum (Oxeye Daisy), Cosmos bipinnatus (Garden Cosmos), Echium plantagineum (Viper’s Bugloss), Helianthus annuus (Common Sunflower), Layia platyglossa (Tidytips), Lotus corniculatus (Bird’s foot Trefoil), Majorana hortensis (Marjoram), Oenothera biennis (Evening Primrose), Origanum vulgare (Oregano), Papaver rhoeas (Common Poppy) and Reseda odorata (Common Mignonette).