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Teasel Wildflower Seed

Product Code: 130JC2789-pro

Teasel Wildflower Seed is a native found on roadsides, river banks and dry pastures in Southern England. Teasel is an impressive plant to grow in the garden, although the flowers are only present for a short period, the heads on tall stems look attractive throughout autumn and winter. Teasel also attracts a range of wildlife to its flowers.

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Teasel Wildflower Seed is a native found on roadsides, river banks and dry pastures in Southern England. Teasel is an impressive plant to grow in the garden, although the flowers are only present for a short period, the heads on tall stems look attractive throughout autumn and winter. Teasel also attracts a range of wildlife to its flowers.

Latin Name

  • Dipsacus fullonum

Life Cycle

  • Biennial

Flowering Time

  • July to August

Teasel Wildflower Seed Max Flowering Height

  • 200cm

Teasel Wildflower Seed Approx Sowing Rate

  • 3.75kg/acre

Wildflower Site Preparation

The site should be weed free. Annual weeds should be controlled by mechanical means or by the use of contact based herbicide. Perennial weeds, for example docks thistle, nettles and couch grass can be dealt with using a translocated herbicide such as Round-Up. Cultivate to achieve a fine seed bed, sow seed mix and then roll to ensure firmness. The best results are obtained when there is good contact between the soil and the seeds.

Sowing Times

Sowing can best be achieved by mixing the seed with dry sand, dry sifted topsoil or sawdust and evenly broadcast. It is important that the seed is in contact with moisture in the soil so the seedbed should be lightly raked and then rolled.

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Wildflower Site Preparation The site should be weed free. Annual weeds should be controlled by mechanical means or by the use of contact based herbicide. Perennial weeds, for example docks thistle, nettles and couch grass can be dealt with using a translocated herbicide such as Round-Up. Cultivate to achieve a fine seed bed, sow seed mix and then roll to ensure firmness. The best results are obtained when there is good contact between the soil and the seeds. Sowing Times Sowing can best be achieved by mixing the seed with dry sand, dry sifted topsoil or sawdust and evenly broadcast. It is important that the seed is in contact with moisture in the soil so the seedbed should be lightly raked and then rolled.