UK Native Shady Mix - Hedgerow

UK Native Shady Mix - Hedgerow

UK Native Shady Mix – Hedgerow – This mixture is ideal for sowing on country lanes along hedgerows and in the shade of high banks. The grass species that have been selected for this mix are all shade tolerant and can withstand a lower light intensity. The grasses included are also slow growing, thus meaning that they do not out compete the flowers, allowing the flowers to flourish. This mixture can be an 80% Wildflower: 20% grass mix or can be 100% Pure flower. The flowers included can be found naturally in woodlands, hedgerows and along country lanes displaying a variety of colours including white, yellow, purple and pink. An attractive flower mix that will bring colour to any shaded area. Providing a habitat for bees, butterflies and other insects, all vital for pollenation. The flowers included are all native to the UK. Comes in packs starting at 1kg. This mix can be made to be bespoke to your requirements to suit your situation.

For more information on how to establish and maintain wildflowers, please visit our advice centre.

£5.00£168.00

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About UK Native Shady Mix - Hedgerow

Description

Ideal for shaded areas

Flowers:
Devils Bit Scabious – Purple/Blue Flower – Height 30-60cm
Garlic Mustard – White Flower – Height 30-100cm
Goat’s Beard – Cream Flower – Height 150-250cm
Herb Robert – Pink Flower – Height 15-40cm
Greater Stitchwort – White Flower – Height 60cm
Yarrow – White Flower – Height 30-100cm
Agrimony – Yellow Flower – Height 30-100cm
Meadow Sweet – White Flower – Height 50-100cm
Oxeye Daisy – Yellow and White Flower – Height 60cm
Cowslip – Yellow Flower – Height 25cm
Birdsfoot Trefoil – Yellow Flower – Height 10-40cm
Self Heal – Purple Flower – Height 20-30cm
Meadow Vetchling – Yellow Flower – Height 25-100cm
Field Scabious – Pink/Purple Flower – Height 75-100cm
Cow Parsley – White Flower – Height 60-170cm
Black Knapweed – Purple Flower – Height 100cm
Musk Mallow – Pink Flower – Height 40-70cm
Red Campion – Pink/Red Flower – Height 30cm
Hedge Bedstraw – White/Cream Flower – Height 25cm
Ribwort Plantain – Brown and White Flower – Height 10-50cm
White Campion – White Flower – Height 30-60cm
Meadow Buttercup – Yellow Flower – Height 30-90cm

Add Corn Marigold for more colour in first year

Slow growing shade tolerant grasses to compliment the flowers and not out compete them.

Grasses:
Wavy Hairgrass
Common Bent
Strong Creeping Red Fescue
Sheeps Fescue
Yellow Oatgrass
Slender Creeping Red Fescue

All wildflower mixes benefit the environment and the wider ecosystem. The grasses and flowers in this mix are beneficial to a vast variety of wildlife. Specifically they will attract Glanville Fritallery butterfly, honey bees, red-tailed bumble bee and various ladybirds. Just some of the species you can expect to see.

For more wildflower mixtures, please click here.

For more information or to buy in bulk please call 01531 825 299 or email sales@jubileeseeds.co.uk

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