Butterfly Field Beneficial Insect Mix
A vibrant blend of nectar rich flowers to attract and provide forage for butterflies and pollinating insects and food for caterpillars.
- Food for caterpillars
- Nectar for butterflies
- Low maintenance
Sow direct where they are to grow. Scatter seed thinly and rake lightly into soil surface. Firm down, water gently and keep moist through germination period.
Select a sunny, well-drained position. Enrich soil before sowing with Yates Dynamic Lifter. Feed plants regularly with Yates Thrive Flower & Fruit Soluble Fertiliser. Thin out plants if necessary. Keep well watered. Protect from snails and slugs.
Remove spent flowers regularly or leave to mature and self seed. This mix contains selected varieties of bee attracting flowers including Phacelia, Borage, Poppies, Zinnia and Calendula. Results will vary depending on climate and time of year. Not for use where livestock graze.