What is a seedball?
A ball made from seeds, clay, peat-free compost and chili powder. It's a mini ecosystem, protecting your seeds from birds, ants and slugs and giving them nutrition as they germinate and grow.
What’s in the tin?
There are 20 balls in each tin, and around 30 seeds per ball.
What area will my Seedballs cover?
1 tin of Butterfly Mix contains 20 seed balls, enough to cover 1 metre square in a garden bed or 3-5 medium sized pots (leave at least 10cm between each ball).
Best scattered in Spring or Autumn.
Each seed ball contains approximately 30 seeds from a mix of Birdsfoot Trefoil, Foxglove, Red Clover, Viper’s Bugloss and Wild Marjoram – all recommended as bee-friendly plants by the Bumblebee Conservation
Each seed ball contains approximately 30 seeds from a mix of Purple Loosestrife, Forget-me-not, Musk mallow, Red campion and Yarrow, plus a sprinkling of pollinator-friendly annuals Chamomile, Cornflower, Corn marigold, and Night-flowering catchfly.