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Fine Flowers Meadow Seed Mixture. Sold Out for 2019

Fine Flowers Meadow Seed  Mixture. Sold Out for 2019

Fine Flowers Meadow Seed Mixture. Sold Out for 2019

Annual seed mix - though some varieties will self seed. Best to re-sow every year.

Our very popular fine flowers meadow seed mixture. 1kg packs.

Sowing rate 10 kg per acre.

Mixture:

Hard Fescue

Chewings Fescue

Sheeps Fescue

Common Bent Grass

Slender Red Fescue

Oxeye Daisy

Self Heal Red Campion

St Johns Wort

Buttercup

Cowslip

Ladies Bed Straw

Black Knapweed

Wild Carrot

 

A selection of organically sourced seed which will provide a continuous display of nectar from pollen-rich  wildflowers guaranteeing a rewarding honey harvest.

 A bee is said to make three journeys in order to bring one drop of nectar to the hive; 25,000 foraging trips are said to be necessary to gather the raw material for one pound of honey.

A honeybee will visit 50 to 100 flowers during a collection trip, and a hive of bees will fly 90,000 miles to collect 1 kg of honey.

During the average worker bee's lifetime, she will produce only about 1/12th teaspoon of honey and it takes one ounce of honey to fuel a bees' flight around the world.

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Price: €55.00

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