Nectar Flower

A legume-based fine flowering stewardship mixture, designed to encourage invertebrates and insects.

Pack Size

5kg

Seed Rate

10-12kg/ha

Uses

Complies with ELS and HLS requirements.

Value

Will increase availability of food sources for nectar insects like butterflies and bumble bees.

Sowing

end May - June

Seedbed

Firm and fine, must be warm.

Drilling

Drill just under the surface (0.5 inch) in 4 inch rows. Can be broadcast successfully, although be careful of the light seed - mix with sand.

Roll

Yes

Fertiliser

(soil index 2)
Only P and K required if soil index is below 2.

Bugs & Beasts

Not usually a problem.

Weeds

To limit the impact of weeds, cut to 6 inches within your stewardship guidelines.

Plant Disease

Not usually a problem.

Price

£72.00 per 5kg

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