Popular Name: Botanical Name: Plant Height: Plant Class: Pack quantity: 100g pack, covers approx. 20m² Item code: 24882 Despatch: Within 7-10 days
Discourages spreading weeds, protects and improves soil by preventing nutrients leaching away over winter and adds valuable organic material. Clovers fix nitrogen in the soil. Rye grass and white mustard improve soil structure.
Ready to dig in after 2-3 months after sowing.
The Mix is made up of: 15% Crimson Clover (Trifolium incarnatum) 20% Broad Leaf Clover (Trifolium pratense) 30% Westerwolths Rye Grass (Lolium multiflorum) 35% White Tilney Mustard (Sinapsis alba)
The incorporation of green plant tissue into the soil is an ancient practice known as ‘green manuring’. Green Manures are used to disrupt pest and disease life cycles, improve soil fertility and nutrient levels and suppress weeds. Covers approx. 20sq.m (24sq. yards)
Sow outdoors September to November, or through to early February if soil is not too cold or waterlogged. Thinly broadcast the seed over finely prepared soil which has already been watered Tip: Dig the plants in 2 to 3 weeks before the ground is needed, chopping the organic matter with the spade as you dig.
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