Wildflower Seeds (G-N)

Our wildflower species are offered here in seed form.

 

Goat's-beard (Tragopogon pratensis) Seeds enlarge image

Goat's-beard (Tragopogon pratensis) Seeds

  • Perennial. Yellow dandelion flowers followed by impressive seed heads which are highly attractive to birds.
  • Flowers: May - July
  • Requires: Sun.
  • Height: 30-90cm.
  • Approx. 140 seeds per gramme.
    Gypsywort (Lycopus europaeus) Seeds enlarge image

    Gypsywort (Lycopus europaeus) Seeds

  • Perennial. Leaves are spear-shaped and sharply toothed. Unstalked flowers cluster around each pair of upper leaves on stem. White flowers with red-spotted lower lip.
  • Flowers: July - September.
  • Requires: Overgrown pond margins, reed beds, ditches, marshes, wet-damp soils.
  • Height: 50-100cm.
  • Approx 4000 seeds per gramme
    Hard Rush (Juncus inflexus) Seeds enlarge image

    Hard Rush (Juncus inflexus) Seeds

  • Perennial. Tufted plant, stems greyish and leafless, flowers in a loose cluster.
  • Flowers: May - July.
  • Requires: Wet grassland and moors, damp-moist soils, not acid.
  • Height: 60-100cms.
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    Harebell (Campanula rotundifolia) Seeds enlarge image

    Harebell (Campanula rotundifolia) Seeds

  • Perennial. A well-loved wild flower also known as Scottish Bluebell.
  • Dainty blue 'bells' which attract bees
  • Recommended for the rockery.
  • Flowers: July on
  • Requires: Sun and dry sandy soil
  • Height: 15-45cm
  • Approx. 15000 seeds per gramme.
    Hawkbit, Autumn (Leontodon autumnalis) Seeds enlarge image

    Hawkbit, Autumn (Leontodon autumnalis) Seeds

  • Perennial. Dandelion-like flowers and seed heads, a good showy subject.
  • Seeds are magnets for Finches.
  • Flowers: August on.
  • Requires: Sun. Meadows
  • Height: 15cm
  • Approx. 1000 seeds per gramme.
    Hawkbit, Rough (Leontodon hispidus) Seeds enlarge image

    Hawkbit, Rough (Leontodon hispidus) Seeds

  • Perennial. A meadow plant with yellow dandelion flowers.
  • Also known as Greater Hawkbit.
  • Seed heads form a clock which attracts birds.
  • Flowers: June on.
  • Requires: Sun and well-drained soil.
  • Height: 15-45cm
  • Approx 900 seeds per gramme
    Hedge Parsley, Upright (Torilis japonica) Seeds enlarge image

    Hedge Parsley, Upright (Torilis japonica) Seeds

  • Grey/green plant with pink dainty umbellifer flowers
  • Flowers: July-Sept.
  • Requires: Shade
  • Height: 45 cm
  • Approx. 500 seeds per gramme.
    Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium) Seeds enlarge image

    Hogweed (Heracleum sphondylium) Seeds

  • Large white umbellifer flowers often tinged pink.
  • Seed is useful bird feed in winter
  • Flowers: June on.
  • Requires: Sun
  • Height: 60-120 cm 
  • Approx. 150 seeds per gramme.
    Iris, Yellow-Flag (Iris pseudacorus) Seeds enlarge image

    Iris, Yellow-Flag (Iris pseudacorus) Seeds

  • Perennial. Sword shaped leaves and bright yellow flowers, will stand in water.
  • Flowers: June-August.
  • Requires: Moist situations
  • Height: 90cm
  • Approx. 20 seeds per gramme.
    Knapweed, Common (Centaurea nigra) Seeds enlarge image

    Knapweed, Common (Centaurea nigra) Seeds

    • Perennial. Thistle-like purple flowers, looks good with ox-eye daisies, also known as Lesser Knapweed.
    • Flowers: June - September.
    • Requires: Sun and well-drained soil.
    • Height: 30-60cm
    • Approx 500 seeds per gramme
    Loose Silky-Bent (Apera spica-venti) Seeds enlarge image

    Loose Silky-Bent (Apera spica-venti) Seeds

  • Annual. Delicate and feathery flower heads. Also known as "Wind Grass". Can be dried and used as a winter decoration.
  • Flowers: June-August.
  • Requires: Prefers light soils
  • Height: 30 – 80 cm
    Loosestrife, Purple (Lythrum salicaria) Seeds enlarge image

    Loosestrife, Purple (Lythrum salicaria) Seeds

  • Perennial. A lovely plant with bright red/purple spikes
  • Good in a moist border or bog garden.
  • Flowers: June-Aug
  • Requires: Damp
  • Height: 60-120cm
  • Approx. 13600 seeds per gramme.
    Mallow, Musk (Malva moschata) Seeds enlarge image

    Mallow, Musk (Malva moschata) Seeds

  • Perennial. Pale Pink form of Musk mallow.
  • Much admired in our own garden.
  • Flowers: July-Aug.
  • Requires: Sun
  • Height: 30 – 90 cm
  • Approx 500 seeds per gramme
    Marigold, Corn (Chrysanthemum segetum) Seeds enlarge image

    Marigold, Corn (Chrysanthemum segetum) Seeds

  • Annual. Bright yellow daisy like flowers 5cm across.
  • Flowers: June - October.
  • Requires: Sun
  • Height: 15 – 45 cm
  • Approx. 755 seeds per gramme.
    Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) Seeds enlarge image

    Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) Seeds

  • Perennial. A lovely plant for the bog garden or moist border.
  • Foamy clusters of small, sweetly fragrant, cream flowers.
  • Flowers: June-Sept.
  • Requires: Sun and damp soil.
  • Approx. 1400 seeds per gramme.
    Mignonette, Wild (Reseda lutea) Seeds enlarge image

    Mignonette, Wild (Reseda lutea) Seeds

  • Mignonette - French for 'little darling'.
  • Hairless plant, wavy leaves and yellow/greenish flowers.
  • Flowers: May - October
  • Requires: Sun/light soil, waste ground and field margins.
  • Height: 15 – 30 cm
  • Approx. 1400 seeds per gramme.
    Mint, Water (Mentha aquatica) Seeds enlarge image

    Mint, Water (Mentha aquatica) Seeds

  • Perennial. Aromatic plant with minty smell. Purple stems with dense flowers at the end of the stem.
  • Flowers: July to October.
  • Requires wet meadows, wet woodland marshes, river banks. Usually on calcareous soils.
  • Height: 60- 80 cm.
  • Approx 9000 seeds per gramme.
    Mullein, Dark (Verbascum nigrum) Seeds enlarge image

    Mullein, Dark (Verbascum nigrum) Seeds

  • Perennial. A lovely plant - much admired in our garden.
  • A rosette of leaves throws up a spike of rich yellow flowers with orange anthers, grow in herbaceous border.
  • Flowers: June - September
  • Requires: Sun and well-drained soil.
  • Height: 15 – 45cm.
  • Approx. 11000 seeds per gramme.
    Mullein, Great (Verbascum thapsus) Seeds enlarge image

    Mullein, Great (Verbascum thapsus) Seeds

    • Biennial. Very tall, covered in white, woolly hairs. Long leaves, pale-yellow flowers on short stalks, grouped together on a dense spike. 
    • Flowers: July - September.
    • Requires: Woodland margins, clearings, disturbed-weedy places. Dry soil.
    • Height: 1m-1.8m.
    • Approx. 14000 seeds per gramme.
    Mustard, Garlic (Alliaria petiolata) Seeds enlarge image

    Mustard, Garlic (Alliaria petiolata) Seeds

  • Biennial. Also known as Hedge Garlic and Jack-by-the-hedge. Hairless plant smelling of garlic when crushed. Leaves toothed and heart-shaped, long stalked. White flowers in a leafless cluster.
  • Flowers: April - July.
  • Requires: Damp deciduous woods and scrub, hedgerows. Moist-dry soils.
  • Height: 30-80cm.
  • Approx 450 seeds per gramme.

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