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British Native Wildflower seeds - Traditional Cornfield Mix - 2g or 10g

British Native Wildflower seeds - Traditional Cornfield Mix - 2g or 10g

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A mix of annual wildflowers some of which are now declining in numbers in the wild in the UK. The classic red poppies in this mixture contrast beautifully with blue cornflowers and pink corn cockles against a background of white and yellow flowers. The mix contains 5 species and all the seed is bred in the UK.  100% of the species in this mix are approved RHS Plants for Pollinators.

One 2g packet will cover 1 sq m.

 

RHS Plants for Pollinators. 

The RHS Plants for Pollinators mark is only given to plants that support pollinating insects. Find out more at rhs.org.uk/plantsforpollinators

 

Species:

Agrostemma githago - Corn Cockle    Agrostemma githago - Corn Cockle

    Anthemis arvensis - Corn Chamomile

    Centaurea cyanus - Cornflower

Centaurea cyanus - Cornflower   Chrysanthemum segetum - Corn Marigold

     Papaver rhoeas - Common Poppy

 


GROWING GUIDE

Sow in autumn or early spring at a rate of 2g/m2.

Prepare the ground
• Clear all plant matter by digging and/or using organic weedkiller
• Rake soil to a fine texture and firm down
• Leave for a few weeks and remove any new weed seedlings

Sowing
• Seed can be mixed with dry sand or compost to make it easier to sow evenly
• Roll or tread by foot to press seeds into the soil
• In very dry weather, water the area with a fine spray

Maintenance
• Remove any obvious weeds as they appear
• Keep area well watered in dry weather
• Clear area of plants in early autumn after they have shed seed, remove any weeds, rake and firm the soil. New plants will emerge in spring.
 


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Delivery

RP Seeds delivery - £1.35 and free on orders over £25  

We offer prompt order dispatch within 1-2 working days by Royal Mail.  Delivery time will normally be within 2-3 days but may vary due to the current situation.

 
Shipping is only £1.99 and FREE on orders over £30

Due to phytosanitary regulations we are unable to send seeds outside the UK.  If a mail forwarding service in the UK is used to send your order abroad, please be aware that we will not take responsibility for orders confiscated by customs.

          
 

If an order is returned to us as undelivered by the postal service, we will refund the cost of the products purchased, not the delivery charge. When a service other than standard delivery is used, we will also deduct this from the refund (eg. signed for, special delivery or courier charges).  It is the customer's responsibility to ensure the delivery address on the order is correct. 

Please report any orders delivered damaged or incorrect, and any missing orders not delivered within 14 days of the order date by emailing us:  sales@rpseeds.co.uk.

 

 

Packaging

All our seed packaging and most of our postal packaging is paper based and can be recycled.

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Store seeds in a cool, dry place.