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?
We would usually advise 20 seed balls per square metre, or 3-5 seed balls for a 35cm container.
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Each seed ball contains approximately 30 seeds from a mix of Birdsfoot Trefoil, Foxglove, Red Clover, Viper’s Bugloss and Wild Marjoram, plus a handful of speedier growing annuals Chamomile, Cornflower, Corn marigold, and Night-flowering catchfly.