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Urban Nature Kit
Help your nature neighbours

How to plant your seeds

Planting your seeds couldn't be easier. And you’ll start to see the first shoots within a week. 

So don’t let that seed packet just sit on the side. 

Check out our short video for a step-by-step guide.

What you get in the kit

  1. Stunning flower seeds specially created to help bees, butterflies and other pollinators such as hoverflies.
  2. Doorstep nature pocket guide which has quick and easy activity ideas to get your street buzzing.
  3. Nature neighbours bin sticker for you to write on your flat or house number.

Plus a coir compost disc, a wildlife bingo sheet and nesting for your bug den.

Your questions answered

When is the best time to plant the seeds?

Between March and May is the best time to sow the seeds. But you can plant them at other times of year - they’ll bloom until the first frosts.

Where should I plant these seeds?

Put them in a sunny spot at the front of your house and start to make your street bloom.

What seeds are included?

Love-in-a-mist, golden tickseed, borage, larkspur, gypsophila, flax, Mediterranean stock, poppy, candytuft, sweet alyssum, viper’s bugloss, sweet william catchfly, dwarf morning glory, soapwort, Chinese forget-me-not, cosmos dwarf, baby blue eyes, godetia, toadflax, paper daisy, Moldavian dragonhead, viscaria oculata, dimorphotheca, desertbells, mountain garland

As the seed mix includes non-native species it’s best to plant them in containers, enclosed gardens or controlled public spaces.

How many seeds are included?

The packet contains 2 g of seeds, which covers an area approximately 1 m².

How long does delivery take?

7-10 working days.

 

Name your pot

When you've planted your seeds, why not give your pot a  name?
We’ve had some great names so far - from Herbert to Obi Wild Kenobi. 

Can you do better?

Take a picture of your pot, with its name, and post it to Instagram
using the hashtag #greenstreets