Rainbow Wildflowers (Pack of 3)
Hurrah for Pride! Check out our new limited edition Rainbow seed boxes filled with beautiful native wildflowers for garden beds and pots. Simply scatter and let nature do the rest!
Three totally cute little boxes of 6 seed balls containing native red Poppy, Cornflower, Oxeye Daisy, Red Campion, Meadow Cranesbill, Musk Mallow and Forget-Me-Not seed balls. These beautiful British flowers are fabulous for bees and butterflies. Perfect as a little pride gift or a treat for yourself. A little card is included to explain what the balls are and how to use them.
Seed balls are incredibly easy to use – simply scatter on top of soil/compost (no digging or expertise required!) and nature will do the rest! One box will cover 1-2 pots.
One box of seed bombs will cover 1 square metre in a garden bed or 3-5 medium sized pots (leave at least 10cm between each ball). See our FAQ page for more details on how to get the best from your seed balls.
A bright red flowering annual - hugely popular and often used as a symbol of remembrance.
Flowers: May to July
The remembrance poppy is the common field poppy, one of the first wildflowers to colonise disturbed ground or fallow cornfields. It became identified with the battle zones of the First World War, or Flanders Fields, which were originally corn fields.
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.
A perennial with rose pink petals.
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.
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.
Description: A tall perennial with large rose pink petals.
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.
Short annual with blue-grey flowers occasionally interspersed with pink flowers.
Flowers: April to October
Forget me nots have been used in the past for their astringent properties. The name Myosotis is derivation of the Latin and Greek for mouse and ears.