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Wiltshire Flood Plain Meadow Seed Mix

Wiltshire Flood Plain Meadow Seed Mix

Origin: Clattinger

Soil Type: Neutral, wet

Seeding rate: 4g per square metre

Wildflowers: grasses ratio: 44:56

Species mix: Please see below

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Wiltshire Flood Plain Meadow Seed Mix

This supplier has special permission to harvest a very lovely "Coronation Meadow" on the Thames floodplain, from where this mix comes. It is ideal for establishing a meadow area on damp neutral soil. The site is a Site of Special Scientific Interest and widely known as one of the best wildflower meadows in the UK. It is characterised as MG4 - 5.

There are full instructions on the back of the packet. You can expect to receive your seed within five working days of placing an order.

Species making up over 4% of the seed mix are shown in bold.

Major Wildflower Species:

Centaurea nigra Common Knapweed

Leontodon hispidus Rough Hawkbit

Leucanthemum vulgare Oxeye Daisy

Lotus corniculatus Birdsfoot Trefoil

Medicago lupulina Black Medick

Plantago lanceolata Ribwort Plantain

Ranunculus acris Meadow Buttercup

Rhinanthus minor Yellow Rattle

Rumex acetosa Common Sorrel

Sanguisorba officinalis Great Burnet

Scorzoneroides autumnalis - (Leontodon autumnalis) Autumn Hawkbit

Succisa pratensis Devil's-bit Scabious

Trifolium pratense Wild Red Clover

Grasses:

Agrostis capillaris Common Bent

Anthoxanthum odoratum Sweet Vernal-grass

Avenula pubescens - (Helictotrichon pubescens) Downy Oat-grass

Briza media Quaking Grass

Bromopsis erecta Upright Brome

Cynosurus cristatus Crested Dogstail

Dactylis glomerata Cocksfoot

Festuca rubra Red Fescue

Other species are present in smaller quantities.

Supplier: Emorsgate Seeds