Beneficial Insect Mix

9g seeds

Availability: Out of stock

$4.95

Details

This Beneficial Insect Mix is a colourful mix of flowers and herbs, annuals and perennials that attract beneficial insects like lace wings, lady bugs, hoverflies, wasps and bees. It helps promote natural bio diversity and helps reduce pests.

9 grams of seed (covers approx 10sqm)

Varieties include: Alyssum, Buckwheat, Caraway, Coriander, Cosmos, Dill, Gypsophila, Marigolds, Queen Anne’s Lace & Red clover.

Botanical names: Lobularia maritima, Fagopyrum esculentum, Carum carvi, Coriandrum sativum, Cosmos bipinnatus, Anethum graveolens, Gypsophila elegans, Tagetes patula, Ammi majus, Trifolium pratense.

How To Grow

Sow virtually year round avoiding the hottest and coldest months. The seeds can be scattered thinly or sown in the flowering position. Cover lightly with a seed raising mix,
firm down and keep moist. Thin out as necessary. Choose a well-drained soil and a sunny position. Flowers will appear after 8-14 weeks and continue over many months.

Seedlings emerge 10-28 days.

 

When To Plant

All year round

Flowering

8-14 weeks

Sow

Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter

Soil Type

well drained

Our Seed Guarantee

If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.

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