Ideal for creating the informal multicoloured border displays typical of the English Country Garden, this award-winning mixture provides a long-lasting display, with a riot of pollinator friendly blooms from early summer through to autumn.
A colourful collection of annual cottage garden favourites, chosen for their value to wildlife and combined to create drifts of meadowy blooms. Successive flowering over several months will provide a continuous food source for pollinators. Sow directly onto prepared soil. Perfect for wildlife gardens, community spaces and urban ecology.
Average height: 80cm
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Soil type: Loam, Dry, Clay
Sowing period: March-June.
First signs of blossom: 6 to 8 weeks after sowing
Average flowering period: 3 to 4 months
Coverage: 7 and 30 square metre pack sizes
Main colours: Multicoloured
30 annual flowering species including: Ammi majus (Queen Anne’s Lace), Anethum graveolens (Dill), Calendula officinalis (Pot Marigold), Centaurea cyanus (Cornflower), Cosmos bipinnatus (Garden Cosmos), Delphinium ajacis (Rocket Larkspur), Gaillardia aristata (Blanket Flower), Gypsophila elegans (Baby’s Breath), Lavatera trimestris (Rose Mallow), Layia platyglossa (Tidytips), Matricaria recutita, Papaver rhoeas (Common Poppy), Rudbeckia hirta (Black-eyed Susan), Salvia horminum (Annual Sage) and Zinnia dahlia.
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.