More coming soon....

Natural England publications:

Advisory note TIN035 - Soil sampling for habitat recreation and restoration

Gardens for wildlife

Websites

Plant for Wildlife website - a easy-to-use garden planner to help you create a haven for wildlife in your own garden. Just choose a season and a colour and the planner will produce a list of suitable plants.

Emorsgate Seed

Provide some good advice on ground preparation, sowing and aftercare on their website.

Ground preparation

Sowing

Sowing into open ground

Sowing under cover

Aftercare

Video

If you would like to see a YouTube video of the Northants Wildlife Sites officer showing you the process of grassland enhancement from seed collection at the donor site right through to sowing the seeds at the recipient sites, please click here.

Royal Botanical Garden Kew

have produced a collection of technical information sheets covering various aspects of seed conservation practicalities, aimed at practitioners in the field, including seed collection, viability of seed, seed drying and storage. To visit website click here.