Sky Garden’s UK provenance Biodiverse Wildflower Blanket contains 38 native species (33 wildflower and 5 grasses) as a pre-grown vegetation cover for use on Extensive and Intensive green roofs, podiums and landscaping projects. Species have been carefully chosen to provide a long flowering season from Spring through to late Autumn. It has a varied range of colour and habitat which is attractive to pollinators and in aesthetic appearance. Sky Garden’s Biodiverse Wildflower Blanket can be used to meet local and national Biodiversity Action Plans and BREEAM energy credits.
– Instant vegetation cover for Wildflower Systems.
– Minimum recommended substrate depth: 100 mm
– Sky Garden recommends annual maintenance of wildflower green roofs, including two visits per year
– Spring remedial and Autumn cutting, when the vegetation will be strimmed after flowers seeded.
Features and benefits54%
Better rain water retention2-12 dB
Carbon Reduction /metre sq8-12%
Increase in insects /metre sq2-12%
Reduction in ambient temperature5%
Average increase value to the building
Physical properties Composition - Base Geotextile fabric Physical properties Composition - Growing Medium 25mm Biodiverse Substrate (BD01) Physical properties Composition - Vegetation Plants Grown from native provenance seed Physical properties Total Height 150mm plant height pre delivered and mown, fully established height up to c. 1000mm Physical properties Weight (dry) 20kg/m² Physical properties Weight (wet) 25kg/m² Physical properties Consignment Size 40m² per pallet (Typical) Technical Properties Colour Seasonal Variation Technical Properties Sizes 2m x 1m Technical Properties Species Sown 38 species sown: See overleaf for sull list of wildflower and grass species (subject to seasonal variance) System Considerations - Instant vegetation cover for Wildflower Systems. - Minimum recommended substrate depth: 100 mm - Sky Garden recommends annual maintenance of wildflower green roofs, including two visits per year - Spring remedial and Autumn cutting, when the vegetation will be strimmed after flowers seeded. Technical Properties Wildflower Achillea millefolium (Yarrow) Agrimonia eupatoria (Agrimony) Anthyllis vulneraria (Kidney Vetch) Betonica officinalis (Betony) Campanula glomerata (Clustered Bellflower) Campanula rotundifolia (Harebell) Centaurea nigra (Lesser Knapweed) Echium vulgare (Viper’s Bugloss) Galium verum (Lady's Bedstraw) Glebionis segetum (Cornflower Corn Marigold) Hypericum perforatum (Perforate St John's Wort) Hypochaeris radicata (Catsear) Knautia arvensis (Field Scabious) Leontodon hispidus (Rough Hawkbit) Leucanthemum vulgare (Oxeye Daisy) Linaria vulgaris (Common Toadflax) Lotus corniculatus (Birdsfoot Trefoil) Medicago lupulina (Black Medic) Origanum vulgare (Wild Marjoram) Papaver rhoeas (Common Poppy) Plantago media (Hoary Plantain) Primula veris (Cowslip) Prunella vulgaris (Selfheal) Ranunculus acris (Meadow Buttercup) Rhinanthus minor (Yellow Rattle) Rumex acetosa (Common Sorrel) Sanguisorba minor ssp. Minor (Salad Burnet) Scabiosa columbaria (Small Scabious) Silene dioica (Red Campion) Silene vulgaris (Bladder Campion) Thymus (Thyme) Trifolium pratense (Red Clover) Grasses Agrostis capillaris (Brown Top Bent) Anthoxanthum odoratum (Sweet Vernal Grass) Briza media (Quaking Grass) Cynosurus cristatus (Crested Dogstail) Festuca rubra (Red Fescue)
All your materials arrive in one delivery from our UK farm and are simple to unload and install straight away.
Green Roof Maintenance
SGWB01 - Wildflower Blanket Data Sheet
SGWBS01 - Wildflower Blanket System Data Summary
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