Bees are vital for the pollination of many flowers. This mixture has been composed of flowers that are proven bee favourites in our gardens. Bees will forage on these flowers for nectar and pollen which provide carbohydrates and protein for growth and energy. Well nourished bees are more capable of fending off disease and parasites.
Borage officinalis - Borage; Calendula - English Marigold; Callistephus chinesis - China Aster Single Mix; Centaurea - Mixed cornflowers; Cheiranthus allionii - Siberian Wallflower; Clarkia - Farewell to Spring; Cynoglossum - Forget-me-Not; Eschscholzlia - Californian Poppy; Gaillardia - Indian Blanket; Gilia - Globe Gilia; Helipterum roseum – Paper Daisy; Layia platyglossa – Tidy Tips; Linaria - Toadflax; Linum - Blue flax; Lobularia - Sweet alyssum; Malcomia - Virginia Stock; Nemophila - Baby Blue Eyes; Papaver - Corn Poppy; Tagetes patula; Reseda - Sweet Mignonette; Zinnia - Dahlia Flowered Mix
Plant in a sunny area in autumn, spring or summer. 15 grams will cover 15 square metres.
15 grams: Covers around 15 square metres
50 grams: Covers around 50 square metres
100 grams: Covers around 100 square metres
250 grams: Covers around 250 square metres
500 grams: Covers around 500 square metres
Our pictures show some of the varieties in this mix.