An inevitable failure………..

We decided a while ago to try to encourage wild flowers into the Chicken/Allotment field. I had tried before just sowing a whole load of wild seeds around to no great effect (I note one solitary poppy in the verge outside).

I came up with the brain wave of sowing the wild seed into trays – and then when the plants had matured to transplant them into the grass – and hey presto!! Wild flowers, forming a concentrated core which could expand out wards naturally. So…..

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Trays in the poly, sown and ready to grow, 25th March.

 

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On the 30th May, just prior to transplanting out.

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Planted out, with sticks to locate them – on the same day, 30th May.

And then………………can you guess?

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Cometh the plant, Cometh the Rabbit!!!!!

They have all been eaten………oh well it was a good idea!!

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