Sandy Soils

Sandy soils are usually free draining, prone to drying out over the summer months.

This mixture contains deep rooted varieties, capable of stabilising the soil and thriving on very few nutrients.

Proportion & Seed Type

  • 1.2% Birdsfoot Trefoil Lotus coniculartus
  • 1.6% Black Medick Medicago lupilina
  • 1.4% Bulbous Buttercup Ranunculous bulbous
  • 0.6% Meadow Buttercup
  • 0.2% Bladder Campion Silene vulgaris
  • 1.4% White Campion
  • 0.2% Cowslip Primula veris
  • 0.2% Field Forget Me Not
  • 0.6% Rough Hawkbit Leontodon hispidus
  • 1.4% Common Knapweed Centaurea nigra
  • 1.2% Lady’s Bedstraw Galium verum
  • 0.8% Wild Mignonette Reseda lutec
  • 0.8% Oxeye Daisy Leucanthermum vulgare
  • 0.6% Hoary Plantain Plantago media
  • 0.6% Ribwort Plantain Plantago lanceolata
  • 1.2% Self Heal Prunella vulgaris
  • 1.0% Common Sorrel
  • 0.4% Common St John’s Wort Hypericum hirsutum
  • 0.8% Common Toadflax Linaria vulgaris
  • 0.6% Field Scabious
  • 0.6% Vipers Bugloss Echium vulgare
  • 0.8% Wild Carrot Daucus carota
  • 1.0% Yarrow Achillea millifolium
  • 0.8% Yellow Rattle Rhinanthus minor

Companion grasses

  • 3.8% Common Bent
  • 16.7% Crested Dogstail Cynosurus cristatus
  • 19.0% Sheep’s Fescue Festuca ovina
  • 22.8% Strong Creeping Red Fescue
  • 6.1% Smooth Stalked Meadow Grass
  • 7.6% Small-Leaved Timothy
  • 2.0% Yellow Oatgrass
  • 2.0% Yorkshire Fog

Options

  • 100% Wildflowers
  • 80% Grass, 20% Wildflowers

Sowing rate 3-5g/m²