Leucanthemum vulgare P. A well known wild flower with lovely, large, white daisy flowers. Also known as the Dog Daisy. Often seen in meadows and on roadsides. Flowers: May on. Requires: Sun well-drained soil. Height: 30 - 60 cm.
Rhinanthus minor. Also known as Hay Rattle. An annual root hemi-parasite that requires grass to grow, the plants here come supplied with fescues within the plug cells as host grasses. Yellow flowers, seeds rattle in inflated seed pods. Sun. 7-30 cm Flowers May - July.
Slows the growth of grass down substantially allowing both greater quantity and variety of wildflowers when used within a meadow. Plants are supplied from the start of April onwards, however seed is available all year round
We are starting to despatch the Yellow Rattle plugs in week commencing 7th April 2015.
Papaver rhoeas A. The poppy that used to be seen in fields everywhere. An annual with deep scarlet flowers, probably our most popular wildflower. Flowers: June on. Requires: Sun. Height: 30-60cm. Order year round.
Knautia arvensis P. Blue-lilac 'pincushion' flowers in summer. Looks good with Ox-eye Daisies. A nectar plant for butterflies and bees. Flowers: June on. Requires: Sun and well-drained soil. Height: 30-90cm.