Acidic Soils (pH 6.0 - 5.0)

This wildflower mixture contains 20 native species of wild flowers (20%) and 80% of appropriate meadow grasses. Species in this mixture are frequently found on poor acidic soils which tend to be dominated by a mineral or an organic content eg; heath land, peaty soils and moor land areas.

Acidic Soils (pH 6.0 - 5.0)


This wildflower mixture contains 20 native species of wild flowers (20%) and 80% of appropriate meadow grasses.

Species in this mixture are frequently found on poor acidic soils which tend to be dominated by a mineral or an organic content eg; heath land, peaty soils and moor land areas.

Contains: wildflowers 20% (20 species) grasses 80% (7 species)
Sowing Rate: 5g/sq. m
Pack Size: 1kg (200 sq. m)

Wildflower Mixture Information

Common NameSpecies NameColourFlowering TimeHeight (cms)%
Fragrant AgrimonyAgrimonia proceraYellowJune - August80 - 1502
BetonyStachys officinalisPurple RedJuly - Sept25 - 501.2
Bird's Foot TrefoilLotus corniculatusYellowMay - October15 - 400.8
Greater Bird's Foot TrefoilLotus uliginosusYellowJune - August20 - 600.8
Meadow ButtercupRanunculus acrisYellowMay - Sept30 - 1001.6
Common Cat's-EarHypochaeris radicataYellowJune - October15 - 500.2
FoxgloveDigitalis purpureaDark RedJune - August50 - 1500.8
Common KnapweedCentaurea nigra Red PurpleJune - Sept30 - 801.4
Lady's BedstrawGalium verumYellowJune - Sept50 - 801
Oxeye DaisyLeucanthemum vulgareWhiteMay - Sept20 - 1001
Ragged RobinLychnis flos-cuculiPinkish RedMay - August30 - 900.8
Wood SageTeucrium scorodoniaPale YellowJune - October30 - 500.4
Devil's-Bit ScabiousSuccisa pratensisViolet - BlueJuly - Sept50 - 801
SneezewortAchillea ptarmicaWhiteJuly - Sept40 - 600.8
Common SorrelRumex acetosaBrownMay - July30 - 1000.8
Sheep's SorrelRumex acetosellaBrownMay - July20 - 400.4
Common St. John's-WortHypericum perforatumYellowJune - Sept30 - 900.6
Tufted VetchVicia craccaPink / PurpleJune - Sept100 - 1502
YarrowAchillea millefoliumWhiteJune - October20 - 1001.6
Yellow RattleRhianthus minorPale YellowJune - Sept25 - 500.8


Contained Meadow Grass Information

Wildflower Seeds at Pitchcare
Common NameSpecies NameHeight (cms)%
Browntop BentAgrostis castellana20 - 808
Slender Creeping Red FescueFestuca rubra ssp litoralis7-1016
Crested Dog's-tailCynosurus cristatus5-7512
Sheep's FescueFestuca ovina5-6032
Smaller Cat's-tailPhleum pratense ssp bertolonii10-504
Sweet Vernal-GrassAnthoxanthum odoratum10 - 1004
Wavy Hair-GrassAnthoxanthum odoratum10 - 1004


For further information regarding the Acidic Soils (pH 6.0 - 5.0) mixture or to discuss placing a bulk order, please contact our technical sales team on 01902 440250.
Unit Qty: 0.25 kg
Our Code: BSTCDC102
Mnfr Code: bs11
VAT 20.00%
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Price ex. VAT: From £17.00
Price inc. VAT: From £20.40
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