Meadow Creation and Management
Whether you want to know how to restore a grassy field to make it more flower rich, or if you are planning on making your garden lawn into a flowering meadow, find some inspiration here.
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Answers to frequently asked questions from people starting out
You’ve a rye grass pasture and you’d like more wildflowers? Or you’re interested in creating species rich grassland on ex arable land?
Meadow expert Sue Everett tells you how to restore a grassland back to a species rich meadow
A simple guide to turning your lawn into a wildlife-friendly garden meadow
A guide to some of the different kinds of meadow you can find on Dartmoor
What’s that plant in my meadow? When should I cut if I want to help butterflies? How can I manage my bracken problem? Has anyone got any yellow rattle seed?