At Heritage Wild Flowers, we have been supplying the widest range
of nursery-grown Native and Naturalised Wildflower plants and seeds to local authorities,
conservation groups, garden centres, and to the public for over 20 years, from our
4.5 acre Private Nature Reserve at Bramhope, near Leeds in West Yorkshire.
- Seeds: Our current range consists of well over 200 species of packeted Wildflower
seeds, are available all year round for Mail Order delivery (which you may organise
using this website); all are in pictorial packets with cultural, habitat, and wildlife
value information, along with other interest information (herbal, medicinal, historical
- Plants: (Collection only, Limited range and availability) A limited
range of plants is available for collection from our Reserve, as and when we are
raising new seed stock plants, contact us for details along with your specific requirements.
- Larger Quantities: We are also able to supply Bulk Orders of seeds - Click
on Bulk/Trade for more details.
To make ordering easier, we have grouped the species together
into various "habitat types" listings; click on the link or links to see the range
of seeds most suited to your particular conditions. We have also included, in each
listing, the following helpful information:
- Type: - perennial, biennial or annual.
- Height: - the usual mature height of the plant at flowering.
- Flower Colour: - the main colour of the flower of the species.
- Arable Land: A mix of plant types; all requiring a sunny aspect and a free
draining soil. These include annuals (nomally found growing amongst the crops),
perennials and biennials (found along field margins). Garden Equivalent: Borders
- Dry Grassland: Plants which grow in permanent short grassland, in well drained
soil. They require a sunny aspect. Garden Equivalent: Sunny Beds or Borders on light,
well drained soils.
- Meadowland: Plants which grow in permanent grassland on moisture retaining
soils(usually over a clay base). They require a sunny aspect. Garden Equivalent:
Sunny Beds and Borders on heavier soils.
- Hedgerow: Plants which preferor require a dappled shady position, often on
humus rich, fairly well drained soils. Garden Equivalent: Lightly shaded Beds and
- Woodland: Plants which will tolerate fairly dense shade. Garden Equivalent:
Heavily shaded Beds and Borders.
- Rockery: Plants which grow in rock crevices, old walls, scree and other areas
with little, usually very poor soil. They require a sunny aspect, and very sharp
drainage. Garden Equivalent: Rockeries.
- Coastal: Plants requiring similar conditions to "Rockeries:, but which are
usually tolerant of saline (salty) conditions. Garden Equivalent: Rockeries (in
- Wetland: Plants which grow in permanently wet or moist conditions, often
subject to standing water or flooding, usually in sunny or very lightly shaded positions.
SPECIAL NOTE: this range, more than any other, contains species which can be very
dominant, and if left unchecked can easily “take over” an area, especially small
areas. We are happy to advise on the suitability of the various species for any
given situation. Garden Equivalents: Bog gardens, pond or stream bankings.