This butterfly mix is a very colourful and attractive mixture of different flowers in various shades of red, pink, blue, lilac, yellow, orange and white. It consist of for example: cornflower, poppy, zinnia, phlox, forget-me-not, lavender, nasturtium and larkspur. In total there're about 29 different varieties of annuals, biennials and perennials in different sizes. This mixtuere is very attractive to butterflies. It flowers from june till september.
1 packet of seeds contains an amount that will suffice for about 5-10 m2. Broadcast the seeds for optimal results.
eenjarige, tweejarige en meerjarige
5 - 10 M2
Outdoor sowing: april - mid july
Germination: 14 - 21 days
Germination temp.: 18 - 20 °C
Sowing depth: shallow - ½ cm
Plant position: sunny
Flowers from: june - september
Sow in the beginning of april on a sunny plot. Mix the seeds with some fine and dry sand to make the broadcasting of the seeds easier. Broadcast the seeds and cover them with a very thin layer of soil or rake in the seeds gently. Keep moist and weedfree. This easy low maintenance mixture for a meadow-land doesn't require much maintenance after the seedlings appear.
In the fall, after the flowers have finished flowering, You can mow the pasture to about 5 cm above ground. Let the clippings dry for a couple of days, before You knock the seeds out of them with a shovel. To ensure that Your meadow-land has another nice flower meadow the following year.