Seedball Switzerland

Beetle Mix

Prix régulier SFr. 12.95

Finalist for Gift of the Year 2018! The ideal mix to attract ladybirds and other pollinating beetles! Created in collaboration with the Natural History Museum, this mix includes wildflowers that are perfect for attracting our pollinating beetles. You can find out more about how this mix helps beetles in the next tab along... 

  • Common knapweed, Cornflower, Cow parsley, Field scabious, Foxglove, Great burnet, Yarrow.
  • 20 balls per tin, 30 seeds per ball.
  • Easy to use, simply scatter on top of soil in a garden bed or planter.
  • Scatter in spring or autumn. Sprouts seen in 4-6 weeks.

Common knapweed (Centaurea nigra)
Perennial
Height: 30-80cm
Flowers: July to September

Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus)
Annual
Height: 90cm
Flowers: June to August

Cow parsley (Anthriscus sylvestris)
Perennial
Height: 50-150cm
Flowers: May to July

Field scabious (Knautia arvensis)
Perennial
Height: 30-60cm
Flowers: August to September

Foxglove (Digitalis purpurea)
Biennial
Height: 60-150cm
Flowers: June to September

Great burnet (Sanguisorba officinalis)
Perennial 
Height: 40-80cm
Flowers: July to August

Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)
Perennial 
Height: 8-60cm
Flowers: June to August