Category Archives: Wildflower Green Roofs

Ringlet Butterfly spotted today in the Wild Flower Meadows

James was out taking pictures today of our wild Flower Roof Turf for a customer and spotted this beautiful Ringlet Butterfly. We checked it out on the Butterfly Conservation Website just to make sure of what we were looking at.

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BBC Radio Solent Interview

The sun shone, the wildflowers were glorious and the sound of children having fun filled the air.  Where was James yesterday?  He was at Peppa Pig World, Paultons Park, standing in a meadow.  But not just any meadow, this one … Continue reading

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Green Roof on Garden Room in Winchester

In the Autumn of last year not long before the early snows hit us, we were happy to supply 20m² of our wildflower roof turf to Jim and Susan Nixon who were building a new house in Winchester.  At the … Continue reading

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Wildflower Roof Turf goes off to Chelsea

It’s always a big moment when our wildflower turf, specifically chosen by a garden designer, gets shipped out for the RHS Chelsea Flower show.  This year is no exception, especially as it is the 50th Anniversary of this prestigious RHS … Continue reading

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Crocus’s on our Green Roof

Wildflowers are just beginning to emerge and bloom now that the warmer days are here but before they get going its always nice to see a bit of colour.   We under-planted crocus’s on the stable green roof a while back … Continue reading

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Stable Roof – Time-lapse Photography

After the stunning success of our time-lapse video of our landscape turf we thought that it would be a great idea to carry out a similar project on our stable roof.  The idea is, that over time you will be … Continue reading

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The Rising Popularity of Green Roofs

This year we have seen a huge rise in the numbers of enquiries about using Wildflower Turf on ‘Green Roofs’. We seemed to be answering the same type of questions quite a lot and so decided to create a dedicated … Continue reading

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A Wheelie Eco-friendly Solution!

Have you noticed that you can’t open a newspaper, magazine or website without finding articles about the importance of sustainability and listing green roofs as a way to “green-up” our urban areas?  Nevertheless, when you think about it,  it’s not … Continue reading

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Waste Not, Want Not

We’re very biased about our wildflower turf as you can well imagine, and hate the idea of even the tiniest scrap going to waste.  But what do you do with those small pieces of turf that are left over when … Continue reading

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Wildflowers Vs. Sedum

So much of our native wildlife is in decline that almost every week we hear or read reports from ecologists and biologists alike that yet another native species is in decline.  2010 is the year of biodiversity which has caught … Continue reading

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