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Mix 44, a 100% Cornfield Seed Mix with no grasses featuring Corn Flower, Corn Marigold, Corn Cockle, Corn Chamomile, Corn Poppy, Sainfoin and Bitter Blue Lupin. The showy cornfield annuals are now a relative rarity in the wild due to 'advances' in crop weed control. We recommend preparing a settled seedbed preferably on a poor soil and always in full sun some time before sowing of cornfield annuals which will allow for a flush of annual weeds, which should then be destroyed by shallow cultivation or spraying prior to sowing - ideally from mid-August to mid-October. Sowing of cornfield annuals in spring from early March means that the resulting plants will be smaller and flower later than from an Autumn sowing, but will be no less colourful.
Seed rate of our cornfield mix is 5g per square meter. Scatter the seeds onto prepared level ground, lightly rake in and firm the soil if loose by treading.
Pretty Wild Seeds are registered with the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) under number 7529, so you can have confidence in both our products and advice. Although our products are listed in weights and acres, we can supply in additional quantities upon enquiry so if you need a larger supply, please don't hesitate to give us a call.
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These and other annual species are the only ones we would recommend sowing in their final flowering positions. They are extremely easy to grow. In theory, with cornfield annuals, if the ground is cultivated again after seed is shed the seed will grow again for the next year and the process can be repeated indefinitely. In practice however, other annual weed seeds tend to build up and/or the cornfield mix becomes unbalanced, often dominated by the early germinating and strong growing corn cockle. To perpetuate a cornfield annual mix on the same site we believe it is best to collect seed from the various species and dig or plough over the site prior to re-sowing a prepared mixture.
Sow August- September or April -May