Seedball Cloud Meadow is a selection of beautiful all-white-flowering native wildflowers that are hugely beneficial to bees and butterflies!
Each seed ball contains approximately 150 seeds from a mix of Meadow Sweet, Oxeye Daisy, White Campion, White Clover, and Yarrow.
Each Seedball tin of Cloud Meadow contains 20 seed balls, enough to cover 1 metre square in a garden bed. Alternatively 3-5 medium sized pots (leave at least 10cm between each ball).
Best scattered in Spring or Autumn.
How do I use Seedballs?
Throw onto soil or compost in a garden bed or planter in Spring or Autumn, leaving at least 10cm between each ball. Your Seedball has everything it needs to grow and, once the ball becomes moist and the temperature is right, your seeds will then germinate!
Oxeye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare)
Flowers: May to September
In Austria and Germany oxeye daisies were hung inside the house as it was believed they would repel lightning.
White Campion (Silene latifolia)
Flowers: May to October
White campion is sometime called ‘Grave Flower’ or ‘Flower of the Dead’ because it often grows in graveyards.
White Clover (Trifolium repens)
Scatter: Best sown in good growing conditions in spring or summer before the end of August.
Flowers: April to November
Experts claim that there are about 10,000 three-leaf clovers for every four-leaf clover.
Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
A perennial aromatic herb with white flowers arranged in a many flowered flat umbel head.
Flowers: June to August
Yarrow is a common herb that has been highly regarded for its medicinal properties in Britain since Anglo-Saxon times, it is said that Achilles used this herb to treat the wounds of his soldiers. Yarrow’s pretty little flowers, usually white but can be pink, cluster together in tight groups to resemble flat umbrellas. The leaves are like feathers and are aromatic if crushed. Can be found in many grassland habitats including, waste land and some coastal dunes and stable shingle.
Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria)
A tall grassland perennial with clusters of creamy white flowers.
Flowers: June to September
As well as the Seedball Butterfly Mix of Wildflowers, there are many other options to choose from. To see more from Seedballs, click here.