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Happy Christmas (Pack of 3)

Set of three “Happy Christmas” wildflower seed boxes – a colourful stocking filler or Christmas party favour with two colour option sets to choose from.

The Happy Christmas wildflower seed mix will attract bees, butterflies and other pollinators, helping to support garden biodiversity and ecosystems.

Each box contains 6 seed balls, each with approximately 30 wildlife-friendly wildflower seeds (see below for plant details). These make for lovely Christmas gifts, gardening gifts or eco friendly stocking fillers. They will work well in window boxes, balcony pots, garden beds and wildlife gardens. It’s time to rewild!

This set is also available in larger, 15-ball Happy Christmas seed boxes.

RHS plants for pollinators, No chemicals, pesticides or neonics, made in the UK, peat free, easy to use gardening seed balls

£9.00

What's Included

Each seed ball contains approximately 30 wildflower seeds for wildlife from a mix of Common Toadflax, Cornflower, Cowslip, Meadow Cranesbill, Musk mallow, Oxeye Daisy and Red Campion, plus a sprinkling of pollinator-friendly annuals Chamomile, Cornflower, Corn Marigold, and Night-flowering Catchfly. Each box includes instructions explaining what the balls are and how they work.

They’re incredibly easy to use – simply scatter on top of soil/compost (no digging or expertise required!) and nature will do the rest.

Please note that this listing includes three boxes. Choose from Green, Pink & Purple or Indigo, Lime & Cherry.

One box of seed bombs will cover 1-2 medium sized pots, or use three boxes to cover 0.5 square metres in a garden bed (leave at least 10cm between each ball). Best scattered in Spring or Autumn. See our FAQ page for more details on how to get the best from your seed balls.

Common Toadflax (Linaria vulgaris)

Perennial.
Height: 10-150cm
Flowers: June to October
There is an old belief that when you walk around the flower three times it will remove any spells that have been cast on you!

Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus)

Annual.
Height: 90cm
Flowers: June to August
Cornflowers are edible. They have a cucumber-like taste. Flowers can be consumed in the form of salad and tea, or used as a garnish.

Cowslip (Primula veris)

Perennial.
Height: 20-30cm
Scatter: Late summer or autumn
Flowers: April and May
The origin of the name cowslip is unclear, but it may derive from the fact that it grows in meadows well manured by cow dung or cow slips.

Meadow Cranesbill (Geranium pratense)

Perennial.
Height: 30-70cm
Flowers: June to September
The large purple flowers of Meadow cranesbill turn into pointed, bill-like seed pods that give the plant its common name.

Musk Mallow (Malva moschata)

Description: A tall perennial with large rose pink petals.
Height: 40-70cm
Flowers: June to August
The plant is cultivated for its seeds, which are used in perfumes. The plant also yields a fibre that can be used for clarifying sugar.

Oxeye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare)

Perennial.
Height: 30-90cm
Flowers: May to September
In Austria and Germany oxeye daisies were hung inside the house as it was believed they would repel lightning.

Red Campion (Silene dioica)

A perennial with rose pink petals.
Height: 20-60cm
Flowers: March to November
Silenus the merry god of the woodlands in Greek mythology, gave his name to Silene dioica. The second part of its scientific name, dioica, means 'two houses', and refers to the fact that each Red Campion plant has flowers of one sex only, so that two plants are needed to make seeds.

Seed Box Dimensions – 5.8cm x 3.7cm x 1.5cm
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What are Seedballs? How do they work?

What is a Seedball?

A ball made from seeds, clay, peat-free compost and chili powder.

Why use Seedballs?

The ball prevents the seeds from being a tasty lunch for birds and insects, thereby increasing the chances of your flowers growing. Plus they’re super easy to use, no digging and no expert knowledge needed!

What's in the tin?

There are 20 balls in each tin, and around 30 seeds per ball.

How do I use Seedballs?

Throw onto soil or compost in a garden bed or planter in Spring or Autumn, leaving at least 10cm between each ball. Your Seedball has everything it needs to grow and, once the ball becomes moist and the temperature is right, your seeds will germinate!

What area will my Seedballs cover?

We would usually advise 20 seed balls per square metre, or 3-5 seed balls for a 35cm container.

Conservation

All seed is responsibly sourced in the UK from Flora Locale accredited suppliers, we only ever use peat-free compost and our steel tins are manufactured in London (with the help of a solar farm on the factory roof).

See our FAQ page for our full guide to growing wildflowers from Seedball.

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