Nectar Flower Mixtures AB1

Pollen and nectar mixtures to comply with Countryside Stewardship AB1 - Nectar Flower Mix

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CSS4 Nectar Flower Mixture AB1 - Enhanced (3 to 5 years)

Use this mixture for Nectar Flower Mix (AB1):

  • Food source and habitat for pollinating insects such as bumblebees, solitary bees, butterflies and hoverflies using the flowers
  • A Natural England preferred mixture - they advise to avoid short-term mixes that do not include Knapweed or Mallow, as they will not supply pollinators with long-term food sources for years 4 and 5 of the agreement.
  • Suitable for Countryside Stewardship (CSS): AB1
  • Contains: 50% Sainfoin, 8% Red clover, 30% Common Vetch, 5% Alsike, 5% Bird's foot trefoil, 1% Musk mallow, 1% Common Knapweed
  • Sowing rate: 20-40kg/ha. Pack size: 20kg
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CSS5 Nectar Flower Mixture AB1 - Standard

Use this mixture for Nectar Flower Mix (AB1):

  • Food source and habitat for pollinating insects such as bumblebees, solitary bees,  butterflies and hoverflies using the flowers
  • A popular economical version excluding Knapweed and Mallow
  • Suitable for Countryside Stewardship (CSS): AB1
  • Contains: 50% Sainfoin, 15% Red clover, 25% Common Vetch, 5% Alsike, 2.5% Bird's foot trefoil, 2.5% Crimson Clover
  • Sowing rate: 20-40kg/ha. Pack size: 20kg 
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