Seeds – Perfect for Pollinators

BBEE MIXTURE

BEE MIXTURE

BEE MIXTURE. A mix of annuals. ORGANIC SEED. Loved by nectar-collecting insects. Contains Borage, Phacelia, Buckwheat, Calendula, Cornflower, Corn Marigold and Dill. Area covered 6m x 6m. Approx. 1000 seeds.  Organic seed.
BERGAMOT Wild

BERGAMOT Wild

BERGAMOT Wild  The species plant. Very attractive pale mauve flowers. Leaves for tea. Height 1m.  Hardy perennial.  Excellent bee plant.
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BETONY

BETONY  Dark pink flowers throughout summer. Aromatic leaves. Height 60cm in flower. Hardy perennial. Medicinal herb. Dye plant for yellow. Excellent bee plant. Stachys officinalis
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BORAGE

BORAGE Blue  ORGANIC SEED  Bright blue starry edible flowers which can be added to salads or to decorate drinks (or frozen in ice cubes!). Young leaves can be cut in summer to chop into salads. Add also to yoghurt or mayonnaise. Good bee plant if left to flower. Hardy annual. Approx. 50 seeds Borago officinalis
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CALENDULA Pot Marigold

CALENDULA Pot Marigold. ORGANIC SEED. Delightful and easy-to-grow companion plant. Mix of orange and yellow flowers all summer will brighten up any garden. Petals can be sprinkled on salads, and also in ointment for soothing skin. Hardy annual. Attracts beneficial pollinating insects. Calendula officinalis  Approx. 125 seeds.
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CALIFORNIA POPPY

CALIFORNIA POPPY easy to grow  ORGANIC SEED  Will brighten your garden. Annual with poppy-like flowers all summer. Does well in poor gritty soil.  Height 40cm. Long flowering season. Good for pollinating insects. Eschscholzia californica.  Approx. 100 seeds
ESCHSCHOLZIA Red Chief

CALIFORNIA POPPY Red Chief

CALIFORNIA POPPY  Red Chief.  Easy to grow.  Will brighten your garden. Annual with poppy-like flowers all summer. Does well in poor gritty soil.  Height 40cm. Long flowering season. Good for pollinating insects. Eschscholzia californica Red Chief  Approx. 100 seeds
CATMINT

CATMINT

CATMINT  Spires of blue flowers all summer, much loved by bees. Fragrant greyish leaves can be used for flavouring. Height 50cm. Hardy perennial. Nepeta racemosa
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CLOVER Crimson

CLOVER Crimson  ORGANIC SEED  Beautiful flowers which are an excellent nectar source for bees. Best clover for sandy or lighter soils. Trifolium incarnatum  Approx. 1200 seeds
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CLOVER Red

CLOVER Red. ORGANIC SEED. Flowers are a good nectar source for bees. Medicinal herb. Perennial.  Trifolium pratense 
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COMFREY

COMFREY  Flowers pinkish, purplish or white. Excellent bee plant. Perennial. Symphytum officinale
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COREOPSIS

COREOPSIS tinctoria. Hardy annual with beautiful flowers, bright yellow with deep red centres. Height 60cm. Good for pollinating insects. 
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CORN MARIGOLD

CORN MARIGOLD  Up to 60cm in flower. Golden yellow daisy-like flowers 5cm across. Wild form. Good for pollinating insects. Chrysanthemum segetum
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CORNCOCKLE

CORNCOCKLE Delicate pink flowers  ORGANIC SEED  Sturdy stems up to one metre in flower. True wild form. Becoming rare in many parts of UK. Easy to grow hardy annual. Lovely flower for sunny spot, and good for pollinating insects.  Approx. 50 seeds  Agrostemma githago  
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CORNFLOWER Blue

CORNFLOWER Blue  ORGANIC SEED  Beautiful mid blue flowers, loved by bees. True wild form. Annual. Centaurea cyanus  Approx. 50 seeds
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COSMOS Mixed Colours

COSMOS Mixed colours ORGANIC SEED  White, pale pink and dark pink. Lovely show for the border, and a favourite with bees. Height 60cm. Annual. Cosmos bipinnatus  Approx 50 seeds
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ECHINACEA purpurea

ECHINACEA Purple Coneflower. ORGANIC SEED. Very attractive border plant with purple/pink petals and orange centre. Good bee plant. Height in flower up to 85cm. Hardy perennial. Echinacea purpurea   Approx. 50 seeds
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FRENCH MARIGOLD

FRENCH MARIGOLD Naughty Marietta  ORGANIC SEED  Golden yellow with dark red patch. Excellent bedding plant which flowers all summer. Very good bee plant. A good companion plant for tomatoes.  Tagetes patula  Annual. Approx. 100 seeds
VERBASCUM thapsus

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VERBASCUM Aaron's Rod. Large soft leaves. Tall yellow flower spikes in July/August. Stunning plant. Hardy biennial. Good for bees. Verbascum thapsus
HOLLYHOCK Black

HOLLYHOCK Black

HOLLYHOCK Black. Dark red, almost black flowers. 2m tall. Excellent bee plant. Sun. Any soil. Hardy perennial. Alcea rosea nigra
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HYSSOP

HYSSOP  Narrow aromatic dark green leaves. Bright blue flowers, attractive to bees. Height 65cm. Perennial for calciferous soils.  Hyssopus officinalis
LAVENDER Hidcote

LAVENDER

LAVENDER English. Purple flowers in summer. Grey/green aromatic leaves. Height 45cm. Hardy perennial. Really good for bees. Lavandula angustifolia
LUPIN Sunrise

LUPIN Sunrise

LUPIN Sunrise. ORGANIC SEED. Single stemmed lupin with fragrant tri-coloured flowers of azure blue, white and yellow. Stunning when grown in groups. Good bee plant - when visited by bees the colours change up the stem. Height in flower up to 1 metre. Annual. Approx. 30 seeds
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MALLOW

MALLOW  Excellent plant for pollinators. Perennial. Malva moschata 
MALLOW Mystic Merlin

MALLOW Mystic Merlin

MALLOW Malva sylvestris Mystic Merlin. Large silky blooms from purples to blues. Height 1.5m. Hardy perennial. Good bee plant.
MARJORAM Wild

MARJORAM Wild

MARJORAM Wild. Small pink flowers. Sweetly scented. Loved by pollinating insects. Height 60cm. Perennial. Oreganum vulgare
MEADOW CLARY

MEADOW CLARY

MEADOW CLARY Long spikes of purplish blue flowers. 1 metre tall. Perennial plant generally of chalk-rich soil. Likes full sun. Good bee plant.  Salvia pratensis
MEXICAN SUNFLOWER

MEXICAN SUNFLOWER

MEXICAN SUNFLOWER Red Torch  Strong branching plants with velvety dark green leaves. Blooms from mid summer. Tolerates hot dry sites. Height 1.5m Excellent bee plant. Annual. Tithonia rotundifolia 
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NASTURTIUM Mixed Colours

NASTURTIUM Mixed Colours  ORGANIC SEED  Red, orange and yellow flowers all summer. Good for pollinating insects. Annual. Tropaeolum majus
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NIGELLA

NIGELLA Love-in-a-Mist  ORGANIC SEED Delightful and easy to grow annual. Beautiful display of mid blue flowers in summer. Good bee plant. Height 60cm. Nigella damascens.  Approx. 200 seeds
PPAINTED SAGE

PAINTED SAGE

PAINTED SAGE  Good for pollinating insects. Not normally for culinary use. Grown for blaze of mixed colours in the garden - dark purple, white, dark pink, pale pink. Height 50cm. Annual. Salvia horminum 
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POACHED EGG PLANT

POACHED EGG PLANT Limnanthes douglasii   ORGANIC SEED  Creamy white flowers with yellow centres. Easily grown annual and good for pollinating insects.  Height 40cm.  Approx. 100 seeds 
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POPPY Field

Field POPPY  Cheerful red flowers from summer to early autumn. ORGANIC SEED Annual. Best autumn sown. Good for pollinating insects. Papaver rhoeas
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SAGE

SAGE Green  ORGANIC SEED  Highly aromatic. Grows to shrub 60cm high. Blue flowers very attractive to bees. Leaves excellent for casseroles. Medicinal plant. Hardy perennial. Salvia officinalis
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SCABIOUS

Field SCABIOUS. Pale purple flowers that bloom all summer. Height in flower 25cm to 100cm. Hardy perennial. Prefers chalk soil. Knautia arvensis
SELF HEAL

SELF HEAL

SELF HEAL  Clusters of blue-purple flowers all summer. Height in flower up to 30cm. Good bee plant. Hardy perennial. Prunella vulgaris 
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SUNFLOWER Bambino

SUNFLOWER Bambino. Single yellow flowers with dark centres. Excellent nectar source for bees. Height 40cm. Annual. Helianthus annuus Bambino
SUNFLOWER Red

SUNFLOWER Red

SUNFLOWER Red Velvet Queen  ORGANIC SEED  Warm red flowerheads. Tall sunflower with medium to large red flowers. Good bee plant. Height 1.5m - 2m. Annual  Helianthus annuus   Approx. 10 seeds
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SUNFLOWER Tall

SUNFLOWER Tall single  ORGANIC SEED  Very tall - height in flower up to 3m. Excellent nectar source for bees. Each flowerhead yields huge numbers of seeds for birds. Annual.  Approx. 50 seeds.  Helianthus annuus
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SWEET PEA Painted Lady

SWEET PEA Highly scented  ORGANIC SEED  An old fashioned type with very attractive flowers of pink and white produced in abundance. Good bee plant.  Lathyrus odoratus   Approx. 25 seeds
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TANSY

TANSY  Good bee plant. Yellow button flowers in late summer.  Height in flower 1m. Perennial  Tanacetum vulgare
THYME Common

THYME

THYME Common ORGANIC SEED Small aromatic leaves. Mauve flowers in summer, attractive to bees. Used in casseroles and soups. Hardy perennial. Thymus vulgaris
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VALERIAN

VALERIAN True Valerian. A spectacular plant in flower. White to pale pink scented flowers in umbels. Height in flower 2m in moist shade, 1m in sun. Good for pollinating insects.  Valeriana officinalis  Hardy perennial
CENTRANTHUS ruber

VALERIAN Red

Centranthus ruber  Often called Valerian. Seeds itself on dry walls. Grey-green fleshy leaves. Hardy perennial. The red/pink variety.  Good for pollinating insects.
VERBENA bonariensis

VERBENA bonariensis

VERBENA bonariensis.  Bright violet flowers on long stems, often seed in herb gardens. Stunning plants which offset surrounding plants. 110cm in height. Much visited by pollinating insects. Annual/biennial
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VIPER’S BUGLOSS

VIPER'S BUGLOSS.  80cm spires of mid blue flowers. Bees love this plant. Grows best on slightly chalky soil. Echium vulgare
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ZINNIA

ZINNIA angustifolia  ORGANIC SEED  Flower heads in mixed colours of yellow/rusty-red. Flowers June to October. Good for pollinating insects. Height 50cm. Annual.