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John Chambers Conservation Scented Wild Flowers 100%

Product Code: 130JC3173-pro

John Chambers Conservation Scented Wild Flowers 100% offers a selection of colourful and attractive native species well known for the fragrance of their flowers and/ or the scents given off freely from their leaves. Apart from providing a fragrant garden the flowers may be used for ornamental, decorative, culinary or medical purposes. A selection of Wildflower mixes for various purposes and situations in grounds and gardens. Carefully selected, balanced mixes will help to provide colour and food, attracting Wildlife into the spaces where they are sown. These mixes are best sown into bare soil without grasses to achieve intended results and are particular suitable for creating ornamental display beds and borders.

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John Chambers Conservation Scented Wild Flowers 100% offers a selection of colourful and attractive native species well known for the fragrance of their flowers and/ or the scents given off freely from their leaves. Apart from providing a fragrant garden the flowers may be used for ornamental, decorative, culinary or medical purposes.

A selection of Wildflower mixes for various purposes and situations in grounds and gardens. Carefully selected, balanced mixes will help to provide colour and food, attracting Wildlife into the spaces where they are sown. These mixes are best sown into bare soil without grasses to achieve intended results and are particular suitable for creating ornamental display beds and borders.

John Chambers Conservation Scented Wild Flowers 100% Mix Includes:

  • Cowslip
  • Meadowsweet
  • Great Mullein
  • Primrose
  • Soapwort
  • Evening Primrose

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.

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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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Seed Pack Sizes Available

  • 10g
  • 100g
  • 1kg +

Sowing Rates

  • 100% Wildflower Mixes: 2g/m²

Species subject to change without notice due to availability

John Chambers Conservation Scented Wild Flowers 100%​ Mix Includes: Cowslip Meadowsweet Great Mullein Primrose Soapwort Evening Primrose​
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.
Overvie York University is home to more than 16,000 students across nine colleges. The main campus in Heslington ha recently undergone a massive �750m campus expansion programme which included a programme to develo the landscape of the Heslington East campus, a site now supporting growing populations of wildlife and wil flowers The University has a 25-strong team of grounds staff headed up by Grounds Maintenance Manager, Gordo Eastham. Together, they are responsible for maintaining the 500-acre parkland campus, plus grounds at th Kings Manor site with a year round programme of planting, pruning and grass cutting The Proble The campus grounds are high profile and always on view making it imperative that they are maintained to a hig standard. As part of the expansion programme, Gordon an his team were tasked with supporting the biodiversity of th campus to make sure it is a suitable habitat for wildlife an wildflowers, whilst making it look attractive for students an visitors Gordon contacted John Chambers Wildflower Seed for hel and advice The Solutio The John Chambers Wildflower Seed team advised on species campus ground conditions and wildlife goals before supplin the most appropriate seed for the various areas to be plante around the campus, which made up around 10% of th university estate The John Chambers Conservation Best 6 Annuals Mix feature heavily in the planting scheme and produced a spectacula display of colour. The mix includes Poppy, Cornflower an Marigold; the different colours and flowering habits ar exceptionally complimentary to each other and produce uniquely showy and colourful combination.