The Seed Mat for Bees is an ideal way to start and develop a rich flower area to attract bees and other pollinators
These Products ARE available to Purchase NOW but WONT BE DELIVERED until September/October which is the right time for sowing and planting
Size: 200 x 50 cm Contains: Common Knapweed, Greater Knapweed, Golden Rod, Chrysanthemum mixtures, Borage, Anise Hyssop, Californian Poppy, Verbena, Lady Phacelia, and Viper's Bugloss.
Sow this Seed Mat during September/October or else during March, April and May, directly where you want the plants to establish, sit back and enjoy masses of wildflowers in full bloom during the summer months.
Sowing wild flower seeds plays a vital role in sustaining the bees.
Also referred to as a seed carpet, this Seed Mat for Bees is made up of two layers of biodegradable tissue paper with wildflower seeds between them.
Honey Bees and Bumble Bees love the varieties within this mixture of perennial, annual and biennial wild flower species, as they are a great source of nectar and pollen.
Easy to plant...
1. Prepare and level the ground, remove any weeds and stones before planting.
(Mat can be cut down to fit area)
2. Lay the mat flat over the ground and cover with approximately 1 cm of clean soil or compost.
3. Initially water the area thoroughly to ensure the mat is soaked enough to activate germination.
4. Water regularly, especially throughout the warmer summer months.
For best results place in a warm, sunny location with good drainage.
Can also be used in containers and patio tubs.
Wait until the risk of frost has passed before planting.
Some plants can be harmful if consumed or cause irritation if touched.