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Birdsfoot Trefoil Seeds

Birdsfoot Trefoil Seeds

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Birdsfoot Trefoil Seeds - Description

  • Pack of Birdsfoot Trefoil Seeds
  • Yellow Flowering Native Irish Wildflower
  • Found Throughout Ireland
  • Likes Dry / Sandy Soils
  • Latin Name: Lotus Corniculatus
  • Sometimes Called Eggs & Bacon
  • Low Growing Wildflower: 5 - 35cm in Height
  • Current Status: Abundant Throughout Ireland
  • Pack Size: Approx. 200 Seeds
  • Native Wildflower
  • Late Spring & Flowering Throughout Summer
  • Hardy Annual

Birdsfoot Trefoil Seeds - Plant Details

  • Often seen on meadows, grasslands & roadsides
  • Can be found growing in stone walls
  • Height: 35cm
  • Ideal spacing: 15cm
  • Flower: Gorse-like
  • Followed by slender seed pods which have a bird-foot appearance
  • Flowering period: May - September
  • Perennial flower: Comes back year after year
  • Preferred Soil Type: Well drained
  • Preferred pH: Neutral, Alkaline
  • Aspect: Full sun
  • Maintenance Level: No maintenance needed

Birdsfoot Trefoil Seeds - Uses

  • Popular with wasps, butterflies & bees
  • Part of legume family so improves soil fertility
  • Great source of nectar
  • Excellent addition to wildlife gardens & meadows
  • Popular with many butterfly species including the blue butterfly
  • Low growing wildflower is suited to floral lawns
  • Suited to sandy, poor soils

Birdsfoot Trefoil Seeds - How to Sow

  • Sow seeds between March & May
  • Seeds can be sown directly outside
  • Sow seeds thinly
  • Sow approx. 1cm deep
  • You can mix sand through the seeds
  • Lightly rake over seeds after sowing
  • Germination takes 7 to 14 days
  • Thin to 20cm apart

Here at TheGardenShop.ie we aim to provide a fast, reliable & low cost delivery service

Shipping Options & Rates

  • Standard Courier Delivery With Fastway (2-4 Working Days)
    • Cost is €4.95 on Orders Below €75
    • Free Delivery on Orders Above €75
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Courier Delivery With Fastway (1-2 Working Days)
    • Cost is €2.50 extra for express delivery
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Delivery With DPD (1-2 Working Days)
    • Cost is €3 extra
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
    • This services comes with text alerts and timed delivery slots which the customer can change to suit themselves
  • 'Seed' Postal Delivery Option ***
    • Cost is €2 - Packet of Seeds ONLY Orders
    • Note: Does Not Apply to Seed Potatoes, Bulbs or Sets ***
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Great Britain
    • Cost is €10
    • UK shipping fee covers parcels up to a total weight of 20Kg
  • Western Europe
    • Note: There is no free delivery for Western Europe Deliveries

Bulk Bags & Large Item Pallet Deliveries

  • Bulk bags & large orders are shipped via pallet couriers on a rigid lorry
  • Delivery is to kerbside only
  • If road access to your site is tight, then please advise us before purchasing
  • Please Note: We cannot guarantee next day delivery on pallet deliveries
  • Also, we cannot guarantee delivery on a specific day (Please allow 1-3 days for delivery)
  • It's always best to order well in advance to avoid disappointment
  • Cancellation of pallets when items are already in transit will incur a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee (To cover return delivery costs)
  • Where pallet delivery can not be made due to site access, a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee will apply (To cover return delivery costs)

International Delivery Prices & Times

  • Please note max weights below, heavier orders may require additional payment
  • We will contact you to discuss, if max weight of order exceeded

Terms

  • The shipping fee is fixed for an order, regardless of the number of items bought
  • All courier orders require signed proof of delivery & the customer must be contactable by phone
  • We do not offer a weekend delivery service (Mon-Fri Only excl. Bank Holidays)
  • * Our courier achieves a 98% success rate on next day deliveries
  • ** Seed postal option applies to seed ONLY orders & is available in all 32 counties of Ireland
  • *** Does not apply to seed potatoes, bulbs or sets
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