2019 Wildflowers Sowing I

 MikeyGMT    16 Jun 2019 : 11:00
 None    Ganges


We got together to sow wildflowers for 2019

Buttercups Stitchwort2We sowed lots of wild flowers from our fundraising efforts and some extra donations.

Gower Flower Butterfly Bombs - Donated by Phil
Red Champion
Ox Eye Daisy
Lesser Knapweed
Field Scabious
Corn Cockles

Donated by Sheila from Kew Gardens
Birds Foot Trefoil
Corn Poppy
Crested Dog's Tail
Hedge Bedstraw
Lady's Bedstraw
Ox Eye Daisy
Quaking Grass
Self Heal
Sweet Vernal Grass

Donated by Mike - Two Cowslip plants

Donated by Sheila and Mike - Welsh Poppy Seeds.

Collected last year by Phil - Poppy and other seeds from last years display

Bought from The Friends of the Ganges Funds from Meadowmania.

Yellow Rattle for weakening the grass.

100% Uk Wildflower Seed Mixture Sandy Soils MAS-WWILD8 https://www.meadowmania.co.uk/wildflower-seed-for-sandy-soils.htm

Agrimony (Agromonia Eupatoria) 5.0%,
Meadow Cranesbill ( Geranium Pratense) 0.1%
Birdsfoot Trefoil (Lotus Corniculatus) 1.5%,
Corn Poppy (Papaver Rhoeas) 5.0%,
Dark Mullein (Verbascum Nigrum) 0.25%,
Kidney Vetch (Anthyllis vulneraria) 1.0%,
Lady’s Bedstraw (Galium Verum) 7.5%,
Meadow Buttercup (Ranunculus Acris) 7.5%,
Musk Mallow (Malva Moschata) 2.5%,
Ox Eye Daisy (Leucanthemum Vulgare) 10.0%,
Ribwort Plantain (Planatago Lanceolata) 12.5% ,
Self Heal (Prunella Vulgaris) 12.5%,
Sorrel (Rumex Acetosa) 5.0%,
White Campion (Silene Alba) 5.0%,
Wild Carrot (Daucus Carota) 7.5%,
Yarrow (Achillia Millefolium) 7.1%,
Yellow rattle (Rhinanthus Minor) 10.0%


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