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Wildflower Border Turf

About the Product

Wildflower Border Turf has been developed by the company to provide a colourful, low maintenance and cost effective alternative to conventional garden flower beds. It is weed suppressing, easy to handle and delivers a colourful flowering environment. The border mix has been specifically designed to extend the flowering season with a variety of colour throughout the season. The turf is made up of 34 UK native wildflowers and grasses, with the addition of approximately 15 non-native perennial flowers.

Key Product Points

  • A mixture of both UK native and non-UK native species suitable for a range of soil types.
  • A colourful, low maintenance and cost effective alternative to conventional garden flower beds and borders.
  • Shade and drought tolerant.
  • Low Maintenance – one to two cuts a year.

Typical Applications:

  • Gardens
  • Parks
  • Municipal areas
  • Private grounds and estates
  • Verges and roundabouts
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Images above are of varying age, taken at different times of year, reflect local site/ground conditions and historical maintenance regimes.
To specify product please use the following:

Product Code: WFT-Border-49

Species Mix

Grasses

Crested Dogstail (Cynosurus cristatus) Sheep’s Fescue (Festuca ovina)  

Flora

Autumn Hawkbit (Scorzoneroides autumnalis) Betony (Stachys officinalis) Birdsfoot Trefoil (Lotus corniculatus)
Bladder Campion (Silene vulgaris) Cats Ear (Hypochaeris radicata) Common Knapweed (Centaurea nigra)
Common Sorrel (Rumex acetosa) Common Vetch (Vicia sativa ssp. segetalis) Common Toadflax (Linaria vulgaris)
Cowslip (Primula veris) Field Scabious (Knautia arvensis) Greater Hawkbit (Leontodon hispidus)
Lady's Bedstraw (Galium verum) Meadow Buttercup (Ranunculus acris) Meadow Cranesbill (Geranium pratense)
Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) Musk Mallow (Malva moschata) Ox Eye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare)
Perforate St Johns Wort (Hypericum perforatum) Ragged Robin (Lychnis flos-cuculi) Red Campion (Silene dioica)
Ribwort Plantain (Plantago lanceolata) Salad Burnet (Sanguisorba minor) Self-heal (Prunella vulgaris)
Tufted Vetch (Vicia cracca) Wild Carrot (Daucus carota) Wild Marjoram (Origanum vulgare)
Wild Red Clover (Trifolium pratense) White Campion (Silene latifolia) Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Yellow Rattle (Rhinanthus minor)    

Non-native flowers

Golden Dust
(Alyssum saxatile ‘Compactum’)
Alpine Rock Cress
(Arabis alpine ‘Rosea Grandiflora’ )
Alpine Rock Cress
(Arabis alpine ‘Corbeille d’argent’ )
Chrysanthemum
(C.Maximum ‘Silver Princess’)
Golden Tickseed
(Coreopsis tinctoria ‘Illico’)
Californian Poppy
(Escholtzia californica ‘Ballerina’ )
Blanket Flower
(Gaillardia aristata ‘Primavera’)
Wallflower
(Cheiranthus cheiri ‘Tom Thumb’)
Hyssop
(Hyssopus officinalis)
Common Poppy
(Papaver rhoeas)
Blue Flax
(Linum perenne ‘Blue Sapphire’)
Diamond White Flax
(L.perenne ‘Nanum Album Diamond’)
Alpine Forget-me-not
(Myosotis alpestris)
Modern Border Pink
(Dianthus plumarius)
Daisy
(Bellis perennis)
Large Flowered Self Heal
(Prunella grandiflora ‘Freelander mixture’ )
Rock Soapwort
(Saponaria ocymoides / officinalis)
English Marigold
(Calendula officinalis ‘Fiesta Gitana’)
Candytuft
(Iberis umbellata)
   

Specification

Maintenance

Cutting Cycle: Once every autumn (Summer cut optional)

Watering: For the first 2 weeks to prevent turf from drying out.
After which just the odd soak in long periods of dry weather.

Product Weight

Typical per m²: 18kg

Typical Saturated per m²: 22kg

Width & Length

Roll size: 0.77 x 1.62 (1.25m²)

All dimensions are approximate.

Min / Max Established Height

Min: 30cm

Max: 75cm

Heights subject to seasonal variations.

Delivery

Delivery Method Pallet Size m² Per Pallet
Bespoke - Haulier 1.5m x 1.2m 80m
Courier 1m x 1.2m 50m
Collection Optional -
For saturated / mature turf reduce pallet volume by 20m².