Frequently asked questions
How do I sow my seeds?
Success in seed germination is determined by many factors. Good preparation is an absolute must. Please follow the instructions below or the instruction card that came with your purchase.
What time of the year is good for sowing flower seeds?
The ideal time for sowing the flower seeds in our mixes is between mid March to the end of May. They can also be sown in mid August to mid September to flower predominantly in the following spring.
How long do the seeds take to germinate?
Usual germination, when sown in the earlier part of the year (March - May) takes about 10 - 12 weeks. Please remember to protect the seeds and seedlings from predators until well established.
Where can I find more information about plants and flowers in general?
The RHS website is a great resource to refer to for sowing flower or grass seeds. The RHS also has a list of plants and flowers that will attract pollinators.