Cornfield Annuals

An annual colourful wildflower mixture of cornflower, corn marigold, corn chamomile, corn cockle and corn poppy.

Pack Size

1kg

Seed Rate

5-7g/m2

Uses

A colourful combination of annual wildflowers providing extensive colour all Summer long, and although annuals they drop their seed for growth the following year so can last up to 3 years if well managed.

Value

Colourful wildflowers attracting many insects, invertebrates and many species of bees.

Sowing

best in March - April

Seedbed

Fine.

Drilling

Broadcast, not too thickly, on the surface, although be careful of the light seed. To help with broadcasting evenly we find mixing the seed with a little sand useful.

Roll

Yes

Fertiliser

(soil index 2)
None required - wildflowers thrive on poor soil!

Bugs & Beasts

Not usually a problem.

Weeds

Use a stale seedbed as no or limited chemical control available.

Plant Disease

Not usually a problem.

Price

from £2.64 per 5g

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